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Apr
25
This once-a-month workshop provides writers options for structuring their novels, developing pivotal plot scenes, writing prompts designed to help writers make forward progress, and group mentoring/brainstorming to help break through obstacles. ADDL INFO: This class meets on the fourth Saturday of each month, April through September (May session will meet ...
Start Date
Saturday, April 25th
Note
Fourth Saturday of each month
Duration
April 25th - September 26th
Time
10:30am - 1:30pm
Cost
$132
Instructor
Marcia Thornton Jones
Venue
Online
Jun
13
Writing with few but powerful words is key to getting into the business. Practice paring your writing down to the bone. Try writing cinquentas (50 word stories), brief articles, hook sentences and more–perfect to hone your Flash Fiction skills. Karen Leet has sold more than 600 articles/stories and six books ...
Start Date
Saturday, June 13th
Note
One-Time
Time
10:30am - 12:30pm
Cost
$30
Instructor
Karen Leet
Venue
Online
Jun
15
Join an imaginative, diverse group of genre writers looking to improve and expand their abilities in these forms of fiction. This is a chance to learn sci-fi and fantasy writing tips, get feedback from others, and gain confidence as you write in these genres. Horror is welcome. Brittany Jackson is a ...
Start Date
Monday, June 15th
Note
Mondays
Duration
June 15th - August 3rd
Time
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Cost
$78
Instructor
Brittany Jackson
Venue
Online
Jun
20
This seminar introduces the children’s market subgenres and provides pointers for targeting your story. Led by Marcia Thornton Jones, an award-winning author who has published more than 130 books for children with sales totaling more than 43 million copies world-wide. For beginning levels ...
Start Date
Saturday, June 20th
Note
One-Time
Time
10:30am - 12:30pm
Cost
30
Instructor
Marcia Thornton Jones
Venue
Online
Jul
9
This is an opportunity for novel or short-story writers to get feedback on their work and sharpen their craft. During this six-week workshop, participants will submit their work and receive substantive feedback from the instructor and class participants a minimum of two times. They will also discuss reading assignments focused ...
Start Date
Thursday, July 9th
Note
Thursdays
Duration
July 9th - August 13th
Time
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Cost
$78
Instructor
Lisa Haneberg
Venue
Online
Jul
18
Whether you are a plotter or work by the seat of your pants, your story needs a beginning, middle, and end that satisfy the reader. We will discuss methods to stay on track for a balanced story, discussing story structure and how to keep an eye on the plot points ...
Start Date
Saturday, July 18th
Note
One-Time
Time
10:30am - 12:30pm
Cost
$30
Instructor
Tracee de Hahn
Venue
Online

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Friday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

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