This six-week course begins Thursday, September 22nd at 7 p.m.
Designed for the patron who would like a step-by-step approach to writing short stories or the beginnings of a novel. Learn strategies and best practices in hooking the reader, crafting point of view (POV), writing dialogue, character development, story arcs, and developing themes. In-class writing exercises and discussion of stories of well-known authors will be included. This writing class is open to anyone, at any level, interested in trying their hand at writing.
The course is led by Laura Cavers, a recent graduate of Manhattanville College's MFA program. At Manhattanville, Laura was assistant editor to the college's award-winning literary magazine, Inkwell. She is currently working on her first novel, Bellwethers.