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6:00 pm

The Craft:  The First 50 Pages (Gerke) – Ch 6 – Establish Your Hero’s Normal

December 8, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Agia Sophia, 2902 West Colorado Avenue
Colorado Springs, CO 80904 United States

6:00 – 7:30:  The Craft:  The First 50 Pages (Gerke) - Ch 6 - Establish Your Hero's Normal Grab a cup of joe, maybe a plate from Agia Sophia’s enjoyable menu, sit back, and relax. Catch up with old friends. Make some new ones.  Then... Last Friday we covered Swain's Creating Characters, reviewing how important it is to craft our characters' labels as they're introduced. Tonight, we'll be learning how to establish your hero's normal, what your character is like as the story begins.  We know it's important, as it's an oft-repeated theme in CSWriters, especially from Vogler's circle.  But how do we do that?  Come join us as we explore the details that will cement the hero's normal in the minds of your readers, how to make them actually feel it in their gut instead of merely in their mind's eye. Homework:  None! Side Trails:  We may also be reading […]

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