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12 Week Workshop on Novel Writing

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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 10
System Requirements: Must have access to Email and Phone. There is a Facebook Group so please be have a Facebook account to be a part of the Facebook Group.
Please also have access to dropbox.
Class Delivery: Class meets over phone in live calls. All calls are recorded and sent to participants via drop box.
Teacher: Karmen Lizzul

What you'll learn in this novel writing course:

This class is for you if you have a novel in progress that has been hanging around for too long or, if you are ready to start fresh on a new novel. Or if your just goddam sick of yourself and are ready to change something.

Location: The Comfort of Your Home --You don't have to get your lazy (or not-lazy) ass off the couch! This is taught VIA teleconferences. Teleconference phone numbers will be provided to participants along with schedule. All calls will be recorded and emails to participants if you are not able to make the call and are yours to keep forever.

(12) WEEKLY CONTENT CALLS (see below for topics) that are recorded and are yours to keep forever.

(12) WEEKLY Q&A AND COACHING CALLS. You can bounce your ideas off of me and having been trained as a professional coach, I will guide you to the answers that are best for your work, rather than tell you what to do. You will maintain the integrity of your work knowing that it came from you.

Personalized Reviews: I will review your Novel Summary, First Chapter and outline review and give you written feedback. (full manuscript review available for additional fee) online private facebook group for extra support early birds sign up before December 1st and you will get an additional (free) 30 day program creating the writing habit (30 days of writing prompts) early bird pricing (apply by December 20): $197 after December 20: $297 curriculum > content calls : 

WEEK 1: no more excuses Creating a space to write your novel. Writing habits. Writing schedule. First steps: How to start. 

WEEK 2: Don't lose your shit If you're like, how the hell am I going to do this, this module has you covered. Writing with an outline vs. letting the writing guide you to what's next. 

WEEK 3: Girls are heros too The Heroine's Journey as structure for your novel 

WEEK 4: And yeah, boys too The Hero's Journey as structure for your novel 

WEEK 5: She's such a bitch Characterization: Developing real, well-rounded characters. 

WEEK 6: For the former potheads mid course: review previous five weeks plus: Getting past blocks--tools for making decisions about what's next in your novel 

WEEK 7: Go with the flow Second Act Journey-Keeping the Story Moving Forward 

WEEK 8: Use your voice Developing persona of your book: who is telling the story 

WEEK 9: How to not suck Focus on Prose: What is Good Writing? Showing vs. Telling 

WEEK 10: She's like the wind. Metaphors: What makes a great metaphor and why you should use them 

WEEK 11: Happy ending What makes a good ending? How to chose the right ending to your book 

WEEK 12: Don't go final class: Review and Class celebration

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Full refund if cancelled at least 24 hours in advance. If cancellation occurs within 24 hours notice there will be no refund available and no credit. Since the space is rented and that is their rental policy, we cannot absorb the extra cost if in fact we need a smaller space.
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This group is about writing in a supportive, no pressure group environment.

The mission of this group is to help you reach your writing goals. The workshops will alternate between writing exercises, writing time, group coaching and some small talks on creativity.

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