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Basics of Writing a Novel (CWRI9216)

Course Description

From the first spark of an idea to the final two words, "The End," writing a novel is a creative adventure. Learn how to enhance your ideas and develop your own fictional world with Brian W. Smith. Discussion will include characters, setting, structure, dialogue, emotion and more.
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Instructor Bio

Brian W. Smith is a published author for nearly a decade. He's owned a publishing company, been signed to a major publishing house (Simon and Schuster), and self-published several novels. His experience has enabled him to tutor dozens of young authors.

What you will learn

Develop a framework to enhance ideas
Develop your own fictional world
Learn a system of planning out characters, setting, structure, and dialogue
Learn to use emotions in writing

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Enroll by phone 972-985-3711 or email with 5-digit course registration number (CRN)
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