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2017-12/16 Show Don’t Tell with Rich Farrell

Date: Saturday, December 16, 2017 Time: 10am to 1pm Number of sessions: 1 day only! Members: $45 Nonmembers: $54 Location: San Diego Writers, Ink, ARTS DISTRICT Liberty Station, 2730 Historic Decatur Road, Barracks 16, 2nd Floor Above Women's Museum, San Diego, CA 92106
Writers have long heard “show don’t tell,” but what does that advice mean? How do writers practically employ this advice to write compelling, serious stories? Through exercises and close reading, we will create vibrant scenes that deliver the vivid and continuous dream of storytelling.

Richard Farrell is the Creative Non-Fiction Editor at upstreet and a Senior Editor at Numéro Cinq. A graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, he has worked as a high school teacher, a defense contractor, and as a Navy pilot. He holds an MFA from the Writing Program at Vermont College of Fine Arts. He is currently at work on a collection of short stories. His work, including fiction, memoir, essays, interviews and book reviews, has appeared in Hunger Mountain, A Year in Ink, upstreet, New Plains Review, Descant (Canada) and Numéro Cinq. He lives in San Diego.

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