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Lost Your Pants? The Impatient Writer’s Guide to Plotting a Story


Class Title: Lost Your Pants? The Impatient Writer’s Guide to Plotting a Story

Instructor(s): Jami Gold
Price(s): $80.00 USD General Admission
              $200.00 USD Gold
              $475.00 USD Platinum
Where: WANA Virtual Classroom
Begins:   May 13, 2014 from 9 - 10:30 PM NY Time (US EST)

Class Description:

Do you write by the seat of your pants?
Do you want to write faster?

This workshop teaches a minimalist approach to story development to accommodate “pantsers” (those who write by the seat of their pants) while still establishing the big picture for the plot and character arc. By the end of this class, students will have enough direction to make “Fast Drafting” techniques work for them.

This workshop consists of two sessions run on the online classroom (recorded) with plenty of time for questions. Due to the depth of information, this workshop is best for non-beginner writers. (If you'd like to take this class despite your newbie status, Beat Sheet Basics: Know Your Story's Structure can get you up to speed.)

Note: This class includes two sessions: Tuesday, May 13 and Thursday, May 15, 9-10:30 PM (New York/Eastern time) each of those days. The class will be recorded and made available to registrants, so even if you can't make it at the scheduled time, you can sign up and listen later at your convenience.

Lost Your Pants—Gold Level: $200

The Gold Level includes a phone consultation (up to 2 hours in length) to discuss story issues, address story-specific questions, brainstorm solutions, etc.

Lost Your Pants—Platinum Level: $475

In addition to the Gold Level phone consultation, the Platinum Level includes a full analysis of documents submitted by the author (such as beat sheets, synopsis, and story outline) for story structure issues. The Platinum Level also includes editorial feedback on either a synopsis (up to five pages) or the first five pages of the manuscript.


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