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June 15, 2024–From Idea to First Draft: How to Plot Your Novel by Leslye Penelope

June 15 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT

From Idea to First Draft: How to Plot Your Novel


Turning inspiration into a finished novel is often daunting. In this workshop, you’ll learn a proven step-by-step process for structuring your story idea into a draft-ready outline. Learn to develop memorable characters, craft internal and external character arcs, and sequence pivotal events and tensions to propel the plot. You’ll leave armed with customizable worksheets and templates to fully sketch your story world, map character transformations, and plan each scene—giving you the confidence and creative framework to finish your first draft.

Presenter Bio

Leslye Penelope is the award-winning author of the Earthsinger Chronicles. The first book in the series, Song of Blood & Stone, was chosen as one of TIME Magazine’s 100 Best Fantasy Books of All Time. Equally left and right-brained, she studied filmmaking and computer science at Howard University and sometimes dreams in HTML. She hosts the My Imaginary Friends podcast and lives in Maryland with her feline dependents. Visit her online at: http://www.lpenelope.com and join her newsletter for writers at https://myimaginaryfriends.net.




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June 15, 2024--From Idea to First Draft: How to Plot Your Novel by Leslye Penelope
$ 30.00
ONLINE (Map) June 15, 2024 9:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT