About This Course
Hatch your cast of characters for the story, even if you have no idea what you’ll be writing about. Your characters will guide you!
Learn how to dig into your cast of characters for some drama and action.
Every story has to make an impact, not only on the reader but also on the lead character. How do we build up to that?
What makes your story location a goldmine of ideas and details? Find out in this module.
Let’s get down to the real business! What makes a good story opening, and how can you craft one for your story?
Unlike with novels, you’ll cut through the middle like a flash of lightning. Learn two techniques that will help you write a credible, tight point of view.
Tie up those loose ends! All your hard work is coming to a head and you’re this close to finishing.
Edit yourself like a pro. Take your story seven steps forward towards becoming a polished submission to a magazine.