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New for 2018 Bumps in the Road—Building Conflict in Your Story with Kathy Otten

Examine conflict and tension to craft a book that a reader can't stop thinking about!

  1. Kathy Otten
    New this year at SavvyAuthors!:
    • New!!
    Basic and Premium Members Prices:
    Premium Members $30 & Basic Members $40

    *Register by March 5 and save $5, use code BUILDCONFLICTOTTEN at checkout!**
    $5 off Early Registration Coupon-expires 1 week before class starts:
    • Characters
    • Description/Setting
    • Editing
    • Genre
    • GMC
    • Plotting
    • POV
    • Voice
    • Worldbuilding
    Do you want to write a story your reader can't put down? In this workshop we'll examine what conflict is and how uncertainty and failure build drama and tension in your story.
    Bumps in the Road--Building Conflict in Your Story:
    Week One--What is Conflict?
    A. External Conflict
    B. Internal Conflict

    Week Two--Increasing External Conflict
    A. Escalate Conflict
    B. Raise the Stakes
    C. Ticking Clock
    D. Secrets
    E. Obstacles

    Week Three-- Increasing Internal Conflict
    A. Uncertainty
    B. Choices
    C. Fear
    D. Conflicting Emotions

    Week Four--Getting Unstuck
    A. Examine What's Missing
    B. Suggestions