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Iowa Writers' House Workshop: the Craft of Fiction


Every story of every length has four main ingredients: beginning, middle, end and transformation. For longer works of fiction, especially novels, more ingredients are added to the recipe, including: momentum and pacing, sustaining tension, character development, and emotional complexity. In this workshop, award-winning fiction writer Calla Devlin will explore how to tackle that big idea and what it takes to finish a novel-length work, from outlining a first draft to putting the finishing touches on a manuscript ready for submission.

Learn more and register at http://www.iowawritershouse.org/new-events/2017/7/18/the-craft-of-fiction