To set a character into a world where their desire for redemption or courage or healing or understanding is tested cues an audience to pay attention to a story’s promise. As plot obstacles grow larger and strike characters with more force, they compel deeper revelations about what drives characters to resolve what’s at stake. In this workshop, you’ll learn how storytelling is a promise and how to uphold this important commitment to your story readers; create a powerful dramatic truth for your characters; and to create and transfer narrative tehttp://www.blogger.com/img/blank.gifnsion to your readers.http://www.blogger.com/img/blank.gif
Without these elements, a novel risks being an account of events, and not a powerful story that compels readers to keep turning the pages.
This workshop is designed to help both beginning novelists and writers who have felt 'stuck' at learning a deeper sense of the craft of writing a novel.
Cost of workshop, $50. It will be held in West Linn. Email Bill at bjscript at teleport.com to register or for details.
Date: Sunday, March 18th; Time: 3-8 pm