Course Detail: Writing Powerful Prose

Would you like to take your short stories to the next level? Let's analyze how to make that happen! This class will teach you all the skills you need to create short stories with greater impact. Award-winning author and college educator Kat Mattingly will focus on 'raising the stakes' regarding your plot, along with how to create powerful characters and compelling dialogue. What makes a story unforgettable? How do you pen satisfying takeaways a reader will always remember? Kat has short fiction published in over a dozen themed anthologies and several print magazines. Her short story collection, Fractured Hearts, includes 4 award-winning stories. Be sure to bring your laptop and a snack.

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