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Short Story Fundamentals
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Enroll in the Short Story Fundamentals Workshop and learn how to structure a short story for maximum effect. Find out what the ending of your story needs to accomplish and where to leave the reader. Spend four weeks writing, getting feedback on assignments, and honing your skills. If you've been looking for answers on how to make your story better then this is the class for you. Sign up and allow a professional writer to help you on your way. The online workshop begins July 9th.

In the Short Story Fundamentals class you will have the opportunity to write and submit the beginning, middle, and end of your short story in sections. You will pay special attention to structure and pacing. You'll keep in mind the way you balance the internal lives of your characters with the external action of the story. You'll get a chance to write in flashbacks and flash forwards. Then, you'll revise and submit a complete draft of your short story for critique.

"As far as my comments to students go, most of what I say is based on 25+ years of experience writing and teaching popular fiction. I have 25 titles in print, some of them best sellers, published when one out of 5000+ unsolicited MSS were accepted from new writers by major publishers like Putnam, Avon, Berkley, NAL, Tor, William Morrow...those were my publishers. The advice I give is...invaluable."

  ~ John DeChancie

One student said, "Beginning writers would be lucky to have an instructor like John. He was very helpful with my assignments, and his comments on them were constructive, while not being disrespectful. I've learned through the years that a writer needs a thick skin when it comes to having your work critiqued, but he helped me on my mistakes and praised me when I did well." Another student said, "John's critiques helped me significantly."

Commit Yourself to Your Craft. Join the Short Story Fundamentals Workshop. Class starts Thursday, July 9th. The course system is open 24 hours per day. Work on your own time. There is no scheduled time to meet. Sign up today! All writers are welcome.
 
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Short Story Fundamentals
with John DeChancie

John DeChancie is the author of two dozen books. His novels in the science fiction and fantasy genres have been attracting a wide readership for more than fifteen years, and over a million copies of his books have seen print. His humorous fantasy series, beginning with Castle Perilous, became a best seller for Berkley/ Ace. John's novel Witchblade: Talons was republished by iBooks (Simon and Shuster). John’s other science fiction novels include From Prussia With Love (Prima Publishing), Masterminds of Falkenstein (Prima Publishing) and Innerverse (Avon).

John DeChancie's short fiction has appeared in The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction and in numerous original anthologies, including Spell Fantastic (edited by Martin H. Greenberg and Larry Segriff, DAW Books) and, most recently I, Alien edited by Mike Resnick (DAW Books), which contains John’s short story “The Loaves and the Fishes.” His book Other States of Being: Sixteen Short Abductions, is a collection of stories, reprinted from various magazines and original paperback anthologies, that all explore the theme of the alien (offered as a print-on-demand title by Pulpless.com, Inc.). His latest book is a small press short story collection A Little Gray Book of Alien Stories published by Borderlands Press, Maryland.

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