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Writers’ Club: Mastering Story Structure

July 16, 2023 @ 2:00 pm

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Are you a writer? Whether or not you’re published, you can benefit from this supportive writer’s group. Listen to informative talks on a variety of writing-related topics and meet other writers and aspiring writers. Led by local author/editor Brian Forrester. For ages 13+.

Mastering Story Structure: How To Build A Cohesive Plot And Write Captivating Chapters

Are you struggling with your novel’s plot? Does the pacing of your chapters lack oomph? In this practical workshop, you’ll receive frameworks for ‘cracking the code’ of your story.

You’ll learn:
-How to establish your story’s theme

-The key elements that create a compelling story

-How to balance action and character development

-The secret to maintaining tension and suspense

-How to end your story, leaving readers wanting more

The workshop is taught by Brian Forrester, author of the young adult novel, The Jungle Within. He is also an award-winning copywriter for a Williamsburg marketing agency. Attendees will receive a handout and are invited to a question-and-answer session at the end.


July 16, 2023
2:00 pm


Williamsburg Library
515 Scotland St
Williamsburg, VA 23185 United States
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