This workshop will offer guidance and encouragement for students who wish to embrace the joyful art of writing fiction. Through the combination of stimulating in-class exercises and pieces prepared at home, participants will learn the basic building blocks of writing craft, such as: character, plot, maintaining narrative tension, setting, point of view and sensory description. By sharing work in a supportive and nurturing atmosphere, participants will discover their literary voices—and the inspiration to continue.
3 Sylvan Road South, Westport
7 Wednesdays, 1:30 to 4 p.m.
Sept. 5, 12 26, Oct. 3, 10, 17, 24