Bring Your Writing to Life
We’ll read and discuss examples of sensory detail in narrative excerpts and will use writing prompts designed to vivify our work.
When we write, we often first rely on painting a scene readers can see. Letting a reader “see the scene” is important, but so often writing that focuses solely on the sense of sight can lack a certain vivacity that characterizes great writing. Our characters, like our readers, have four other senses—hearing, taste, smell, and touch—and each one offers us countless opportunities to render those characters’ experiences more vividly. By extension, readers’ experience of reading fiction, memoir, and/or creative nonfiction enlivened by sensory details will be deeper, more compelling,View more
INSTRUCTOR: Marian Szczepanski
TIME: Saturday, May 4th, 1-4 PM
PRICE: Early-Bird until Monday, April 29th: $45 for members, $60 for non-members. After Monday, April 29th: $55 for members, $70 for non-members. Become a member here. Scholarships available here.
LOCATION: Writespace at Silver Street Studios, 2000 Edwards #208, Houston, TX 77007
LEVEL: All Levels
CAP: Limited to 15 Writers
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- May 4, 2019 at 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Sat)
2000 Edwards St., Studio 208, Houston, TX 77007
Free parking lot available
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