Online classes will be conducted by Michael Knost live via audio/video conference with PowerPoint presentations and chat lines. Audio or video capabilities (or special software) are NOT required for participation. However, a computer with Broadband Internet connection IS required.
Here is the course description:
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 9:00 p.m. (EST)
Plot vs. Character - by Michael Knost
Tuesday, February 22, 2011 - 9:00 p.m. (EST)
Creating Character Emotions - by Michael Knost
Tuesday, March 1, 2011 - 9:00 p.m. (EST)
Writing the Action Scene - by Michael Knost
Tuesday, March 8, 2011 - 9:00 p.m. (EST)
Writing the Love Scene - by Michael Knost
Students will turn in a short story manuscript (under 5,000 words) to be critiqued by:
Michael Knost and Tom Piccirilli.
Critiques will be emailed to students after the final class is completed.
Tom Piccirilli is a two-time winner of the International Thriller Writers Award for "Best Paperback Original" (2008, 2010). He is a four-time winner of the Bram Stoker Award. He was also a finalist for the 2009 Edgar Allan Poe Award given by the Mystery Writers of America, a final nominee for the World Fantasy Award, and he won the first Bram Stoker Award given in the category of "Best Poetry Collection".
The total cost will be $150.00, which will include the detailed critiques of your story.
I am accepting only the first 15 students.
Payment must be made in order to secure a slot as I am paying Tom for his critiques.
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