Mastermind: Getting into Barnes & Noble
Join me in this 3 month Mastermind as I share exclusive insight into how I got into and hosted a successful author signing at a Barnes & Noble bookstore. Access to Mastermind Course, never released lists, and included templates valued at more than $2500 for $299 a month! Ask for info or to pay per month!
|Nonfiction Workshop||How to write articles for magazines, newspapers, and online, including submission guidelines.|
|September||Career Options & Narrowing the Field||Introduction to several fiction and non-fiction careers as an author.|
|October||World Building||What makes a great world in literature?|
|November||Plotting Coincidence||Planning on purpose but in a subtle manner.|
|January||Tension||Where and why it needs to be built.|
|February||Play-Rewind-Repeat||Strategic characterization with real life situations.|
|March||Tell, Don’t Show||When you should summarize verses explaining.|
|April||Character Building||What makes a great character and how can you build them in your stories?|
Dive into unique topics that are often overlooked in creative writing. Does not include any travel expenses, TBD.
|Intro to Writing non-fiction & tech||A look at different forms of writing, to include technical & non-fiction.|
|September||Writing & Publishing Truths||The truth about the writer’s journey & determining which type of writer you are.|
|October||Pre-Writing Techniques||Finding a story you are passionate about and learning how to build upon the book skeleton.|
|November||NaNoWriMo, writing your first draft||National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo): learn tips to begin & writer your entire first draft.|
|January||Revise & Edit||Back from the break, your novel will begin to take shape as you learn editing and revising tools.|
|February||Agents & Publishers||Learn how to submit your completed novel to agents & publishers|
|March||Selling & Marketing||Authors are small business owners. Learn how to manage your company and find publishing success.|
|April||Making $$ While You Wait||Discover ways to sell articles, short stories, & blogs or other creative ways to generate an income.|
Learn ways to make money with writing as a career or while you wait for your book to sell. Does not include any travel expenses, TBD.
|August||Image||Create pictures with words using concrete, significant details, figures of speech, and imagination.|
|September||Voice||The irony of voice is that it’s multiple. Learn to craft your writer voice, character voice, and persona using POV.|
|October||Character||Build character as desire, image, voice, action, thought, conflict, in both stock and flat characters.|
|November||Setting||Not simply a location, setting is world, used as a lens, in mood and symbol, and as action in your writing.|
|January||Story||Combine lessons to build story as a journey, power struggle, connection or disconnection.|
|February||Development||Combination of drafting, structuring, and researching.|
|March||Revision||Revising and editing best practices.|
|April||Blogging +||Blogging, Articles, and Scholarships can make you money!|
As it suggests, a look into the basic elements of creative writing. Does not include any travel expenses, TBD.
Cost per session hour is $500.00 + applicable travel expense (TBD).
Jaimie Engle is a regular conference speaker, writing instructor, and classroom guest across the state of Florida. Her non-fiction work has appeared multiple times on Writer’s Digest, The Dr. Laura Program, and in publications through the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators. She has independently published multiple award-winning novels and is an Amazon #1 best-selling & #1 new release author.
Here is a link to a Florida Today news article about the sessions: http://www.floridatoday.com/story/life/books/local-authors/2016/08/29/award-winning-author-offers-free-writing-workshops/89256568/
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