How to Write Compelling Action Scenes

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Presented by Writespace at Writespace, Houston TX

Aug 09 - 16
How to Write Compelling Action Scenes

Poorly written action scenes can stop a story dead in its tracks. Avoid that fate for your project by attending this 2-part workshop.

Are you an ace at writing description, dialogue, setting, but fall apart when something actually happens in your fiction? Do you avoid writing scenes with fights, sex, or significant events or have you been accused of writing characters who suffer from that most dangerous of literary maladies–the “passive protagonist syndrome”? In this two-part workshop, we will focus on tuning up our action sequences and creating lifelike, believable action that heightens tension yet stays true to our characters’ motivations and personalities. In the first session, we will look at examples of strong

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PRICE: Early-Bird until Saturday, August 4th: $80 for members, $95 for non-members; After Saturday, August 4th: $95 for members, $110 for non-members
LEVEL: All Levels
CAP: Limited to 15 Writers

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