Hearts Through History Romance Writers

Ignite Your Fiction – Mar ’23


Instructor: Sally J Walker
Registration Deadline: Mar 10, 2023
Start Date: Mar 6, 2023
End Date: Mar 30, 2023
USD Fee: $15 HHRW Members/$25 Non-Members

Learn how to examine and write succinct, vivid examples of Exposition, Description, Narration/Summary, and Action-Dialogue. Each of these “Elements of Prose” will be dissected for what is essential for today’s sophisticated readers and the highly competitive fiction market. The concept of pacing in character and plot will be stressed as well as development of the writer’s own “voice.”

Session One Fundamentals & Analysis of Elements of Prose
Session Two Exposition Fundamentals & Techniques
Session Three Description Fundamentals & Techniques
Session Four Narration Fundamentals & Techniques
Session Five Action for Characterization & in General
Session Six Essence of Dialogue & Thought
Session Seven Analyzing & Revising EDNA in YOUR Work
Session Eight Q & A to Tweak Your Voice

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About the Instructor:

Sally Walker’s published credits include literary, romance and western novels, a nonfiction essay collection, several creative writing textbooks, stage plays, poetry, and many magazine articles on the craft of writing, including staff contributions to two international film magazines for 10 years. Sally has written 33 screenplays, sold 1, and has Hollywood representation. In addition to long time active memberships in such national writing organizations as RWA, WWA, and SCBWI, she was president of a state-wide writers organization 2007-2011 and is active in the Nebraska Film Association. While keeping to a strenuous writing schedule, she worked as Editorial Director for a small publishing company for 18 years. Besides being an adjunct professor of screenwriting at a local community college, Sally has taught writing seminars, both on-site and on-line, for over 30 years and is the facilitator for the weekly meetings of the Nebraska Writers Workshop in Ralston, NE.

Sally J Walker


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