Brick Cave Masters 2020 Series: Demystifying “Show, Don’t Tell”- Sharon Skinner
March 19, 2020 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm$40.00
Please join Brick Cave Authors Sharon Skinner and Bruce Davis as they present on a series of writing intensives designed to help you hone your craft and improve your work. Developed for writers serious about elevating their craft, these interactive sessions are designed to provide valuable writing tools and immediately applicable information.
DETAILS OF THIS SESSION
Demystifying “Show, Don’t Tell”: Tools to Transform Showing to Telling (and When Not To) – Presented by Sharon Skinner
Thursday, March 19th 6:30pm-9:00pm
$40 class alone/ $31.25 if taken as a set
“Show, Don’t Tell” is an oft-repeated mantra in writing. We hear it over and over, but what we are really trying to get at is using imagery to evoke emotional engagement and to allow the reader to experience the story through descriptive words and phrases. Yet, overusing description and imagery and showing too much detail can tax the reader’s patience. This workshop will explore various methods and tools for Showing while putting Telling into its proper place and includes a series of hands-on exercises that will provide key ways to strengthen your writing and bring your stories and characters to life.
FEES AND DISCOUNTS
35 Attendee Limit
$40 Stand Alone Session (Limit 10 Seats)
$35 Stand Alone Session for Brick Cave Patreon (Green, Blue or Purple Tier)
$31.25 if Registered with the complete set of 4 Sessiona ($125 total)
ABOUT SHARON SKINNER
Sharon Skinner holds a B.A. In English, an M.A. in Creative Writing and a Poetic License. She has worked as a landscaper, a cashier, a maid, a waitress, a communications specialist, a videographer, a technical writer, a project management consultant and a biomedical field service engineer and served aboard the USS Jason as one of the first women assigned to a US Navy ship.
Her poetry and fiction have been published in myriad local, national and international publications. Sharon is an active member of SCBWI (Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators) and serves as the Regional Advisor for SCBWI AZ.
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