4-Week Online Prep Your Book, JOIN LIST FOR THE NEXT CLASS
For Fiction & Nonfiction Writers
Class will return in 2021
Contact us HERE to be notified when this program returns.Do you find yourself with an idea for a book but are not sure where to start? In this 4-week Prep Your Book class, award-winning author Alex Temblador has created a series of weekly lessons that will help you wrangle your ideas, develop your characters and setting, and outline your book. With readings and lesson plans meant to help you look at all aspects of your story, you'll finish the class in 30 days with a concrete plan to write your book along with valuable feedback from Alex and your peers.
This is a great class for both writers of fiction and nonfiction/memoir who want a course that they can complete in a cohort of dedicated and motivated writers!
In this class, you'll do the following:
- Get to know your main and secondary characters
- Develop your setting
- Create a writing plan
- Craft plot and subplots
- Do some research for your book
- Outline the first 6 chapters
- Read articles and essays on novel writing
- And so much more!
Instructor: Alex Temblador
Class Starts September 28, 2020
Course is fully ONLINE. Ahead of the class start date the instructor will send you a link to our online classroom, provided via Wet Ink.
Instructor Alex Temblador is the award-winning author of the novels Secrets of the Casa Rosada (2018) and Half Outlaw, a magical realism novel forthcoming from Blackstone Publishing in 2022. She received an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Central Oklahoma and has since been a freelance writer for the last five years. Her Starred Kirkus novel has won such accolades as the NACCS 2019 Tejas Foco Young Adult Award, MG/YA Discovery Prize Winner of Writers League of Texas Book Awards, and Kirkus' Best of YA Books of 2018. Alex has two upcoming anthology publications, her creative work has been published in PALABRITAS and Cigale Literary Magazine, and her articles have appeared in outlets like Architectural Digest, Lonely Planet, The Daily Beast, Travel + Leisure, Bustle, Texas Highways Magazine, D Magazine, Fodors, among many others. In addition to being the moderator and brains behind Dallas' newest author panel series, LitTalk, Alex travels the world for her writing career and offers writing presentations and workshops at high schools, universities, and conferences in the U.S.