Goodbyes are always hard, but never as much as when you’re stuck trying to write the perfect ending. Whether a short story, poem, news article, or essay, that satisfying ending can seem ever-elusive. You can’t always kill off your main character, right? Right? Come join us in exploring methods of closing your creative pieces with clever, captivating, and gratifying endings that do not involve character suicide and can easily be adapted to suit your unique writing style. Take home a few writing “hacks” that will help you break through the final chapter jitters and end your piece with panache.
As always, our Saturday workshops are free and open to the public. Entirely unimpressive refreshments might be provided, but you’ll need to serve yourself.
- What & Who: How to Make the Fat Lady Sing: Strategies for Creative Endings, with Jayme Cook.
- When: Saturday, February 10th from 9:30AM to 11:30AM
- Where: GCC Main Campus, Room LA-141
- Why: Because if the curtain won’t close on its own, sometimes you have to cut the strings.