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Genre How to craft your mystery short story with Steve Shrott

Learn how to weave mystery through your short story

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    Basic and Premium Members Prices:
    Premium Members $25 & Basic Members $35
    **Register by June 12 and save $5, use code MYSTERYSHORT at checkout!**
    $5 off Early Registration Coupon-expires 1 week before class starts:
    • Dialog
    • Structure
    • Genre
    • Plotting
    • POV
    • Worldbuilding
    Learn the three parts of a mystery and where to include what and when. Steve will show you how to outline and use free writing techniques to craft a winning mystery short.
    • What makes a good mystery, and how to be an idea machine.
    • How to craft openings that hook your reader, and twist endings that shock them at the end.
    • Writing intriguing detectives, criminals and other villains/heroes.
    • Using ‘jumps’ to keep readers turning pages.
    • Secrets of creating clues and red hearings.
    • Using templates to help us create plots.
    • Giving your story ‘touches’ that help it sell.
    • Learning from top mystery writers.
    • The rules of submitting short stories.
    • Where to send your stories.
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Recent Reviews

  1. CyndiF
    Steve, your class was awesome!!! Cyndi Faria