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Apr
5
Find focus, gain confidence, and learn about writing fiction for kids through discussion, peer-sharing, and writing exercises. Come with a work-in-progress—or at least an idea for one. Led by Marcia Thornton Jones, an award-winning author who has published more than 130 books for children with sales totaling more than 43 ...
Start Date
Monday, April 5th
Note
Meets Mondays
Duration
April 5th - May 17th
Time
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Cost
$91
Instructor

Marcia Thornton Jones

Venue
Online
Apr
7
This is an opportunity for fiction writers of all genres and levels of experience. Through hands-on writing exercises and discussion of contemporary fiction, we will examine such nuts-and-bolts elements as voice, point of view, mood, and plot. Led by Sarah Combs, author of the YA novels Breakfast Served Anytime and ...
Start Date
Wednesday, April 7th
Note
Meets Wednesdays
Duration
April 7th - May 19th
Time
11:00am - 1:00pm
Cost
$104
Instructor

Sarah Combs

Venue
Online
Apr
12
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 also welcome. Brittany Jackson ...
Start Date
Monday, April 12th
Note
Meets Mondays
Duration
April 12th - May 17th
Time
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Cost
$78
Instructor

Brittany Jackson

Venue
Online
Apr
24
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. Feel free to bring your lunch. Led by Marcia Thornton Jones, an award-winning author who has published more than ...
Start Date
Saturday, April 24th
Note
This class meets on the fourth Saturday of every month, April through September.
Time
10:30am - 1:30pm
Cost
$132
Instructor

Marcia Thornton Jones

Venue
Online
Jun
1
Can you write 50,000 words toward a novel in one month? Yes, you can! This nine-time National Novel Writing Month winner will share with you how it’s done while living a busy life. The seminar includes strategies for meeting your word count, writing a quick first draft, and keeping track ...
Start Date
Tuesday, June 1st
Note
Pre-Recorded Webinar
Cost
$30
Instructor

Jennifer Hester Mattox

Venue
Online

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