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Grow Your Novel! Creative Writing Course

Grow Your Novel! Creative Writing Course


  • Sat 22 Jun, 10:00am – 11:30am
  • Sat 22 Jun – Sat 27 Jul, 10:00am – 11:30am
  • Sat 29 Jun, 10:00am – 11:30am
  • Sat 6 Jul, 10:00am – 11:30am
  • Sat 13 Jul, 10:00am – 11:30am
  • Sat 20 Jul, 10:00am – 11:30am
  • Sat 27 Jul, 10:00am – 11:30am
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New Lynn War Memorial Library, 3 Memorial Drive, New Lynn


All Ages

Ticket Information:

  • Full Program Pass: $208.50
  • Class 1- Grow your novel!: $38.88
  • Class 2 - Heroes, Villains and Side Characters: $38.88
  • Class 3 - Plot it Out: $38.88
  • Class 4 - Worldbuilding Time, Place, and Culture: $38.88
  • Class 5 - Genre: $38.88
  • Class 6 - Publish me!: $38.88
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June 22- Grow your novel!: Learn how to take an idea for a story and grow it into the basics of a story. Fun, thought provoking exercises will cover the 5 W's: Who, What, Where, When, and Why so you can leave with: a main character, a conflict, a location, a time period and a motivation, which are the very basics of any good story!

June 29 - Heroes, Villains and Side Characters: Learn what makes protagonists, antagonists and side characters memorable, insufferable, lovable, and even forgettable!

July 6 - Plot it Out: Explore different ways to plot your novel, from the J.K. Rowling method to different types of plot lines.

July 13- Worldbuilding Time, Place, and Culture: Learn how to capture the essence of a specific time, place, and culture to add authenticity to your writing.

July 20 - Genre: Explore different rules when writing genre, from Science Fiction to Horror to Romance and everything in between.

July 27 - Publish me! Learn different avenues to get short stories as well as books published, what publishers are looking for and how to find an agent.

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