Writing a Novel: From Start to Finish
Lecture, Workshop, and ‘Read & Critique’
11, 18 & 25 1pm - 2:30 pm
This 3-week course will cover the following:
First week: LECTURE (topic will change each month)
Learn about an aspect of writing and improve your skills. Character development, keeping up tension, avoiding “filler” words, etc.
Second week: WORKSHOP (come ready to write)
Prompts based on the lecture content will be provided to get your writing juices flowing.
Third week: READ AND CRITIQUE (bring in your own work)
You will read (or have someone else read) a sample of your WIP (work in progress). Then your peers and the instructor will give you the positives and critiques about your work.
Lecture: Knowing Your Characters: Personality, Dialogue, and Actions
Sign up for one class or all three! Pricing is $20 per class or $50 for all three.
The instructor, Christa Yelich-Koth, is an award-winning novelist and the editor of multiple national and international bestselling authors. She has been published since 2012, has been a professional editor since 2015, and has led workshops at the Southern California Writers Conference.