“Fiction was invented the day Jonah arrived home and told his wife that he was three days late because he had been swallowed by a whale.” ― Gabriel García Márquez
The fundamental elements of plot make for useful, exciting and inspiring study for writers at all levels of creative practice. Plot 101 will use weekly writing prompts and a close reading of individual work to view your fiction through the invaluable lens of structure, form and storyline. We’ll learn and engage technical strategies that help drive every kind of narrative from novels-in-progress to flash and micro fiction. This class focuses on making excellent work in a group setting of like-minded, ambitious writers under strong, formal instruction that puts the unique writer first, with the ultimate goal of publication and readership.