- Basic and Premium Members Prices
- Premium Members $30 & Basic Members $40
Register by May 23rd and save $5, use code ALPHABABESMITH2022 at checkout!
- $5 off Early Registration Coupon-expires 1 week before class starts
- Class Length
- 4 Weeks
Learn the qualities of the Alpha Babe, explore the transitions to become one, and use the repercussions of being one to enrich your characters and your stories.
In our quest for better roles for women in society and in literature and media, what better inspiration than outstanding, complex individuals of honour, daring, innovation, caring, loyalty and vision -- who just happen to be female.
In this course we will explore different types of Alpha Babes: mythic heroines, historical heroines, world leaders, background heroines, mega-mothers, super-heroines, loyal lovers, compassionate warriors, and more.
Writing exercises will include transforming regular characters into compelling and believable Alpha Babes.
- Alpha Babes in myth.
- Alpha Babes in history.
- Alpha Babes in current events.
- Physical aspects of the Alpha Babe.
- Emotional aspects of the Alpha Babe.
- Mental aspects of the Alpha Babe.
- Creative/spiritual aspects of the Alpha Babe.
- Turning a Beta or Gamma Babe into an Alpha Babe.
- The Alpha Babe in Love.
- Young Alpha Babettes.
- Super heroine Alpha Babes.
- Everywoman Alpha Babes.
- Class Format
- Savvy Authors' workshops are held on a forum: a bulletin board based system. You will receive a reminder notice one day prior to the start of the workshop that includes instructions on how to access the workshop forum. If you have not received instructions by the day the workshop begins, please check your spam filter.
The forum will be available the morning (EST) of the day the workshop starts and will remain accessible to all participants thereafter. You will also be given simple instructions on how to create a PDF of all your discussions along with our privacy and data retention policy.