Plot Doctoring Your Novel (Online)

No hook in your inciting incident? Saggy middle? Climax a dud? Take advantage of this online course to fix your story problems. Prior to class, submit a one-page synopsis of your story and receive PDF materials from the instructor by email. The Zoom class will be a mixture of instruction via video and discussion. Learn what every plot needs and how to spot and fix problems in your story. Following class, schedule a 20-minute private coaching session to discuss the strengths and weakness of your story and possible solution for your plot problems. Anna-Maria Crum is the published author of 22 grade school readers, an adult book, and a co-author of a choose-your-own-adventure digital novel. She is a co-owner of Plot Doctors, a service that analyzes stories based on a detailed synopsis and then offers solutions to help writers strengthen their character development and story structure. She has served on the board for RMC-SCWBI and has mentored writers who have gone on to sell their manuscripts.
NOTE: This course will be offered via Zoom. Register now and then the day before class the instructor will send you the link to attend. Look for an email with "CFU Zoom class" in the subject line. A good internet connection and a computer or device with a camera and mic are needed.

Dates:June 9, 2021 Check for other dates
Meets:One Wed., 6-8PM 06/09 (MT)
Location:ONLINE: Via Zoom
You could save $12.00 on this course by becoming a member of CFU Membership
Notes:Class meets for 2 hours on Zoom. Students will have separate and additional one-on-one Zoom conferences with the instructor to review their work. Class time is in MT. Good internet connection and a laptop or device with camera and mic is needed. You should download Zoom in advance of class. It is free to install, Look for an email from your instructor with the subject line CFU Zoom class for the link. Be ready to log on and join the meeting 5-10 minutes prior to the class start time so you will be ready when class begins. If you have trouble using the link, just go to, click "Join a Meeting" and enter the meeting ID provided in the instructor's email.

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