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Reminder! Saturday Workshop: Poem in Your Pocket

April is national poetry month, and this Saturday morning workshop will celebrate poetry! Poem in Your Pocket Day is part of the National Poetry month celebration, and we are going to celebrate this day at GCC. Come to this workshop … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop: What Do Your Characters Want?

What do your characters want? What do they really want? What pushes them through their narratives? What are the motives for the crazy shenanigans that they get themselves into? What are the motivations behind their motivations? Our characters may not … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop: How To “Get More” Out of Any Literature

Which of these statements describes you best? I like reading for fun. I’m interested in reading and analyzing literary prose or poetry. I’m interested in writing literary prose or poetry. I’m interested in writing better literary prose or poetry. I’ve … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop – Fight Die Love: The Hardest Scenes to Write

Whether it’s Negan laying down the law with Lucille, Luke looking into Anakin’s eyes for the first and the last time, or Harry confessing his love to Sally as the New Year’s Eve ball drops, these types of scenes carry … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop: Tricks & Treats of Genre Writing

October is an important month. There’s Halloween, Oktoberfest, both National Pizza and Pretzel Month (not to be confused with National Soft Pretzel Month which, as we all know, is in April), National Kick Butt Day (which, sadly, seems more about kicking bad habits … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop: Who Are Your Characters?

Aaaaaaand, we’re back for the 2018-2019 academic year. If you’re a newly-subscribed follower of the blog, welcome! If you’ve been with us for a while, welcome back! If you have no idea why you’re on this page or receiving an … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop: Using the Dramatic Arc

You’ve got a story to tell! You know what you want the audience to take away from your work. The question is, how do you keep them engaged along the way? Whether you’re writing a short story, a novel, or … Continue reading

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