This course is designed to introduce new writers (and more experienced writers) to the world of crime writing. You will be looking at writing basics, crime genres, characters, story construction, research, plotting and story arcs, outlining (yay or nay), heroes and villains and finish with log lines and synopsis writing, among other things.
This is an intense but fun course designed and taught by Cat Connor who teaches writing via Writers Plot Bookshop and is also an internationally published crime writer of multiple books.
The objective is to encourage and support you by imparting knowledge that you can apply going forward and find real enjoyment in writing crime (or whatever you go on to write).
Bring notebook and pens.
By the end of the course, you’ll be able to:
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