ONLINE Creative Writing Basics Level One
Tuesdays | 8 weeks | Begins October 10, 2023 | 7pm-9pm MT
Instructor: Finnian Burnett
MEMBER PRICE: $300.00 (with member coupon AWCSM25)
NON-MEMBER PRICE: $400.00
Creative Writing Basics Level One will introduce students to the basics of character, plot, dialogue and setting through discussion, free fall writing, practical writing exercises and mutual feedback. Students will learn about conflict, exposition, dramatic arc, world building and how to use literary devices in creative writing. This is a class for beginners who are setting out on their creative writing journey as well as writers wishing to refresh their skills.
This is an interactive online class using the Zoom web platform.
Finnian Burnett holds a doctoral degree in English Pedagogy, teaches creative writing and undergrad English Literature and composition, and runs an online writing academy for LGBTQ+ writers. Finn has been known to corner people at parties to talk about crafting the perfect flash fiction story using structure. Their work has appeared in Reflex Press, Blank Spaces Magazine, Daily Science Fiction, Pulp Literature, and more. Their recently released novella-in-flash, The Clothes Make the Man, shortlisted for the Bath novella-in-flash award, and their upcoming collection, The Price of Cookies, is forthcoming through Off Topic Publishing. Finn’s passions are supporting other writers, watching Star Trek, and attending to every need of Lord Gordo, the cat. More information at: www.finnburnett.com