04/19 Intermediate Novel Writing with T. Greenwood

Date: First class is Saturday, April 19, 2014 Time: 10am to 12pm Number of sessions: 6 -- Saturdays, April 19, 26, May 10, 17, 24, 31 Members: $180 Nonmembers: $216 Location: Inspirations Gallery, NTC at Liberty Station 2730 Historic Decatur Rd. Barracks 16, Suite 204 San Diego, CA 92106

In this workshop, students will expand upon what they have learned in Novel I about the key components of novel writing. The focus of this workshop will be on character development, scene building, narrative structure and the process of writing a first draft. Participants will be encouraged to submit a chapter of their work for peer review.  Please bring a copy of John Truby’s “Anatomy of Story” for this class.

Novel I is recommended as a prerequisite. However, experienced/advanced writers may take this workshop with instructor approval. Please visit her website (below) to contact Tammy.

T. Greenwood is the author of eight novels. She has received grants from the Sherwood Anderson Foundation, the Christopher Isherwood Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and, most recently, the Maryland State Arts Council. TWO RIVERS was named Best General Fiction Book at the San Diego Book Awards in 2009, and GRACE won the same award in 2012. Five of her novels have been BookSense76/IndieBound picks. Her eighth novel, BODIES OF WATER, was released this fall.

She teaches creative writing at for San Diego Writer’s, Ink and online for The Writer’s Center in Bethesda, MD. She and her husband, Patrick, live in San Diego, CA with their two daughters. She is also an aspiring photographer.

More information on T. Greenwood can be found at her website: http://www.tgreenwood.com.

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