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Revise Camp: Wearing the Editor's Hat

Unveil Your Masterpiece

  • Started Jun 12
  • 150 US dollars
  • Online Sessions

Service Description

Once you have a draft written, it's time to put on the content editor hat and get to work revising your manuscript. This intensive workshop explores a comprehensive set of editorial skills to elevate your writing from good to exceptional. Each week we will engage in content editing activities for you to apply to your manuscript. (10 sessions) Uncover the secrets of precision through hands-on activities and in-depth discussions, focusing on: 1. SHOW AND TELL: Master the delicate balance of showing and telling in your narratives. 2. CHARACTERIZATION AND EXPOSITION: Craft compelling characters and seamlessly weave in exposition. 3. POINT OF VIEW: Navigate the intricacies of points of view to enhance your storytelling. 4. DIALOGUE MECHANICS: Fine-tune the mechanics of dialogue for authenticity and impact. 5. SEE HOW IT SOUNDS: Develop a keen ear for the rhythm and flow of your prose. 6. INTERIOR MONOLOGUE: Explore the inner thoughts and reflections of your characters. 7. EASY BEATS: Discover the rhythmic beats that drive your story forward effortlessly. 8. UNNECESSARY REPETITIONS: Identify and eliminate redundancies for polished, streamlined writing. 9. BREAKING THINGS UP: Learn effective techniques for breaking down complex scenes. 10. PROPORTION: Understand the importance of proportion in crafting well-balanced narratives. 11. SOPHISTICATION: Elevate your writing with a touch of sophistication and finesse. 12. VOICE: Cultivate your unique writing voice that captivates readers. At the end of camp, you will have: * A toolbox of resources to strengthen your writing. * Skills and training to elevate your writing above the crowd. So, go on, put on the editor's hat!


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Contact Details

385.367.4282

tara@patellapublishing.com

Syracuse, UT, USA


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