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Story Center Critique Group (ZOOM)

Mon, Oct 4 2021
6:30pm - 8:00pm Central
Virtual Branch
Age Group
For adults


The Story Center
Story Center Event
Virtual Event


With a special focus on the Written Storytelling Certificate Capstone projects, participants are encouraged to bring 2-3 minutes of their work to share with the group. Please be prepared to tell the group three categories you specifically want help with: Conflict, Plot, Pacing, Tension, Setting and Locales, Point of View (POV), Voice, Characters, Dialogue, Overall Impressions, etc. You do not have to bring a Capstone project to participate, but those who are planning to submit their Capstones for publication this December will be prioritized. Pages should be in standard manuscript format: 12 pt ft, double spaced, Times New Roman. For sharing purposes, pages will be posted in the online tool, Write.As. You do not have to have an account, though we encourage you to familiarize yourself with the website beforehand. We will do a walk-through with everyone at the beginning, but if you would like assistance, please reach out to Dave Burns This class is part of the Written Storytelling Certification Program from Mid-Continent Public Library and Metropolitan Community College. Program registration will close 30 minutes prior to the start of the program. Participants will be emailed a Zoom access code 30 minutes before the start of the program, so please include your email in the registration. Please note: You must sign into the room prior to the start of the program. Admittance to the classroom will close five minutes after the program's start time. Space is limited.


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