How to craft your mystery short story with Steve Shrott

Genre How to craft your mystery short story with Steve Shrott

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Dialogue, Structure, Genre, Plotting, POV, Worldbuilding
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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.
Start date
Jun 19, 2017 at 9:00 AM
End date
Jul 2, 2017 at 6:00 PM
Registration end date
Jun 21, 2017 at 7:00 PM
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Steve, your class was awesome!!! Cyndi Faria