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New for 2018 Novel Writing 101: From Concept to Story Arc with Terri Main

Get yourself on track to write a novel by summer!

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    New this year at SavvyAuthors!:
    • New!!
    Level:
    Beginning
    Basic and Premium Members Prices:
    Premium Members $25 & Basic Members $35

    *** Please see bundled series for discount ***
    Category:
    • Characters
    • Structure
    • Plotting
    Every novel begins with a concept. Taking that concept all the way through to a workable idea for a novel takes work. Even before you begin working on fleshing out characters, developing a plot, building the world of your story, you must have a robust concept for the story. In this course, you will learn how to turn your basic idea into a solid story arc you can use to build the rest of your story.

    Topics Include:
    • Pre-Writing: What it is, and What it means to you
    • Finding story ideas
    • The difference between a story idea and a story concept
    • Shaking hands with your protagonist
    • A first look at your fictional world
    • The twenty-five word bridge between idea and novel: Creating a story concept or premise
    • Creating a Story Arc
    Syllabus:
    Homework assignments will guide you through the process. You will receive feedback from your instructor at each stage.