How to Write a Sci-Fi Short Story with Steve Shrott

Genre-SciFi How to Write a Sci-Fi Short Story with Steve Shrott

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  1. Characters
  2. Description/Setting
  3. Structure
  4. Genre
  5. GMC
  6. Plotting
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Class Length
2 Weeks
In this workshop, you’ll delve into the secrets of writing amazing science fiction short stories. Some of the topics covered are:

  • Creating original and intriguing sci-fi premises that hook readers
  • Techniques used in the most successful science fiction
  • Secrets of writing time travel, first contact, fantasy, and other types of sci-fi stories.
  • Dreaming up unique alien life forms that capture your reader’s imagination
  • Developing believable protagonists when situations are unbelievable
  • Constructing unique worlds for your characters
  • Making your story memorable
  • Learning from the best—case studies of top science fiction writers
  • Markets for science fiction
Science fiction is one genre where you can let your imagination run wild and have lots of fun. So join me for my workshop, ‘Writing the Sci-Fi Short Story.’
Class Format
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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.
Start date
Apr 1, 2024 at 9:00 AM
End date
Apr 15, 2024 at 12:50 AM
Registration end date
Apr 4, 2024 at 12:50 AM
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