Drawing from instruction found in
the bestselling book by literary agent and craft instructor Donald
Maass, this workshop will guide you through the process of truly
connecting with readers. After all, creating an emotional response in
readers is more than just luck—it's a craft. Based on psychological
research and an extensive study of what makes novels emotionally
gripping, this all-day intensive workshop goes beyond showing and
telling to help you create an emotional journey for readers—one that
is unseen but nevertheless deeply felt and ultimately unforgettable.
You'll learn how to:
Go beyond showing versus telling.
Establish moral stakes.
Connect the outer and inner journeys of your
View plot as a series of emotional
Create cascading change.
View story as an emotional mirror.
Develop a positive spirit and practice
Find the hidden current that makes stories
attend the workshop as a standalone experience for $199 or choose to
add it on to your Writer’s Digest Annual Conference registration for
just $149. Save your seat today.