Classes: Fiction

You can see our complete list of classes on our Classes and Workshops page.  The classes below have been categorized as focusing on writing fiction; they will help you write a novel or other fiction story.

 

2017-10/21 Make Your Book Talk with Tamara Merrill

NEW DATE/TIME. Well written dialogue will make your characters come alive. It will move your story forward, advancing your plot in a natural flow.…

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2017-10/21 Novel V: Revising the Novel with T. Greenwood

So you’ve finished writing your novel — what next? What do published novelists do between that raw first draft and the final manuscript to make…

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2017-10/23 Before the Voice is Lost with Stacy Dyson

Before the Voice is Lost creates a record (audio and visual) of the life and times of San Diego’s 60+ crowd. This project will culminate in an…

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2017-10/30 Plan Your November: Write Your Novel in 30 Days in NaNoWriMo with Kim Keeline

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) has become a tradition for many writers who enjoy the energy of being part of writing community which forms…

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2017-11/05 Humor Writing with David Coddon

Humor writing is among the trickiest techniques in all of fiction, regardless of form (novel, short story, sudden fiction, et. al.) It requires not…

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2017-11/06 Off to a Good Start: Techniques for Starting NaNoWriMo Off With a Bang with Kim Keeline

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) has become a tradition for many writers who enjoy the energy of being part of writing community which forms…

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2017-11/07 Creative Writing with David Coddon

NEW DATE!  You’ll be writing both in class and at home, then receiving supportive, constructive feedback from your instructor and your fellow…

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2017-11/13 Keep It Going: How to Deal With the Difficult Middle During NaNoWriMo with Kim Keeline

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) has become a tradition for many writers who enjoy the energy of being part of writing community which forms…

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2017-11/27 Using Scrivener Software to Write with Kim Keeline

NEW DATE!  Scrivener is writing software (for Mac or PC) which helps keep you organized and on track. Switch between outline/writing/photos/research…

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2018-01/08 The Craft of Short Stories with Cornelia Feye

“It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.” George Orwell, 1984 With the help of famous first sentences and…

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2018-01/11 FireScribe: Her Warrior Soul with Stacy Dyson

FireScribe is not for the faint of heart. These are sessions for women who know (or need to know) how to tell truth–their truth–from the depths,…

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2018-01/16 Writing for Children with Marcie Colleen

Ever think you might want to write for children but don’t know where to start? Whether you desire to write a quiet bedtime story like Goodnight,…

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