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04/05 The Plot’s The Thing with Laura Preble

Date: Saturday, April 5, 2014 Time: 2:30pm to 5:30pm Number of sessions: 1 -- One day class! Members: $45 Nonmembers: $54 Location: Inspirations Gallery, NTC at Liberty Station 2730 Historic Decatur Rd. Barracks 16, Suite 204 San Diego, CA 92106

Learn plot in this informative, one day workshop!

Are you working on a novel, but you’re stuck? Or do you have a great idea but don’t quite know how to begin? This introduction to plot will show you to the seven basic plots that exist in almost all fiction, from fairy tales to modern novels, and will help you find a way to fit your vision into a story that will resonate. Veteran author Laura Preble (Queen Geek Social Club, Out) will guide you through the basics of plotting your story in a hands-on workshop where you’ll get to diagram your idea and get feedback from other writers. All writing levels encouraged.

Laura Preble is the award-winning author of the young adult series, Queen Geek Social Club (Penguin/Berkley Jam), which includes the novels Queen Geeks in Love and Prom Queen Geeks, and OutShe has also won a Kurt Vonnegut Fiction Prize, and has been published in North American Review, Hysteria, and NEA Today. Her website is www.preblebooks.com.

 

 

 

 

PLEASE NOTE: It is best to register early to help our instructors prepare and ensure the class does not get cancelled or shifted to another date and time.  We evaluate registration numbers between 7 and 3 days before a class start to decide about whether to keep or reschedule it.  By registering 7 days or more in advance, you help us help our participants and instructors in many ways.