4-Week Online Prep Your Book, Start Any Time!
Self-Paced Course For Fiction & Nonfiction Writers That You Can Take Any Time!
Do you find yourself with an idea for a book but are not sure where to start? In this Self-Paced 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.
This is a great class for both writers of fiction and nonfiction memoir writers who want a self-paced course that they can complete on their own time!
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!
If you choose, you can enroll with an option for feedback/critique on your first chapter at the end of the course.
Instructor: Alex Temblador
Self-Paced, Enroll Any Time!
Course is fully ONLINE; students can work according to their own schedule and have 30 days to complete the course. This is a self-paced course which means you will not receive any feedback from the instructor, though at the end of the course, you will be able to download the work you completed. Once you have enrolled the instructor will send you a link to our online classroom, provided via Wet Ink.
- If you choose, you can enroll with an option for feedback/critique on your first chapter at the end of the course.
Instructor Alex Temblador is the award-winning author of Secrets of the Casa Rosada and an internationally-published freelance writer. 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.