This program “How to Write a Novel” is 8 modules. Each module builds into the next. It’s a small commitment that could provide you with a massive outcome.
This “How to Write a Novel” program is Online. In these modules, you will learn tools and techniques that will kick start your story from conception to completion.
Module 1 – Introduction To Writing
In this module, we will look at what stops us from writing and where we get ideas. We will also cover some basic principles, types of genre, and mind mapping.
Module 2 – Character Pro!ling and Development
How do we bring characters to life? This module will look at how much description the reader needs to get a clear picture of your characters. Why being a people watcher can be beneficial to developing your character. You will create your main character.
Module 3 – Outlining Your Book
This module focuses on the process of outlining your book. Once you have outlined all aspects of your book you will know exactly what your characters, scenes and plot line are in every chapter. This process alone will allow you to have a clear understanding of your storyline from start to finish.
Module 4 – Hook Your Reader
You have less than 5 pages to get your readers attention; otherwise, you run the chance of losing them, therefore it’s essential you grab them from the first line, first sentence and most definitely the first chapter. In this module, you will learn the art of hooking your reader.
Module 5 – Story Structure
This module focuses on the structure of the story by covering essential elements like story/character arcs; plot outlines and the story goal.
Module 6 – Creative Writing
This module is designed to incorporate the techniques from the previous workshops and to kick start your creative writing juices. If you want to be a better writer, the best thing you can do is write every single day, let me show you how.
Module 7 – It’s All About The Book
This module we will address the outside of the book, the title, price, cover, author bio and book blurb. We will also look at the marketing plan.
Module 8 – Write Your Novel
This module focuses on writing your novel, we reflect on the essential steps and take 1000 words to something resembling 50,000+ words.
Throughout this program, you will write a short story and focus on your novel.
Your short story may be published in an Anthology.
At the completion of this program, I will endeavour to work with you to ensure you keep writing your novel.