Come join us at the first of two “online writing camp experiences.” To register please visit the Official Camp NaNoWriMo Site. Unsure of what it is, please READ ABOUT IT HERE. Our cabin has been created. To be invited to it, I need your Camp NaNoWriMo site username. Please fill out the form below…
*Become a Published Author – 3 hour workshop* (the same presentation will be presented at each location. Topics to be covered: Editing/Cover Art, Getting Published, Marketing)*
*Topic: And the plot thickens… (the importance of plot and how to make it work)*
*Topic: You’re such a character! (creating/developing your characters*
*Topic: Where in the world…? (world building/setting)*
*Topic: In the Beginning (how to get started)*
You’re absent-mindedly singing to yourself, when suddenly the topic of the song comes true.
You’re making your way down a cobbled street when a stocky, red-bearded man beckons you into an alley. He reaches into his coat, produces a locket on a long gold chain, and hands it to you. Upon opening the locket, you find a four-leaf clover pressed beneath a small glass pane….
Write a scene that includes a character speaking a different language, speaking in a thick accent, or otherwise speaking in a way that is unintelligible to the other characters. (Note: You don’t necessarily need to know the language the character is speaking—be creative with it!)
There’s a knock on your door. Upon opening it, you find yourself facing a man dressed distinctly like Sherlock Holmes. He informs you that he is a detective, and that you are a suspect in the disappearance of a person named John Watson. What happens next?