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Novel Writing Workshop

Have you started a novel only to get part way into the manuscript and find yourself stuck? Or do you have an idea for a novel but aren't sure where to begin? Have you completed a first draft but feel it doesn't quite have the luster of professional Novel Writing? In this lively and fun course Steve Alcorn shows you how to achieve success. Here you'll learn How to Write a Novel Step by step you'll breathe life into old manuscripts create new novels that real like bestsellers and put the spark back into your writing life. Topics include: * Story Structure * Character Building * Viewpoint * Tense * Voice * Setting * Conflict * Suspense * Mystery * Dialogue * Writing Big * Beginnings and Endings * Getting Published

Whether you're a first time novelist still planning your story or an experienced author looking for ways to bring your fiction to life Novel Writing Workshop is the course for you.

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Rating 4.7 based on 441 ratings
Length 5 total hours
Starts On Demand (Start anytime)
Cost $9
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Instructor Steve Alcorn
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Language English
Subjects Business Personal Development
Tags Business Communications

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so far in 37 reviews

i feel that what i have seen and heard so far are elements i have already put in my novel.

So far, I am enjoying the course.

I enrolled in this course to learn how to structure a novel, and so far, I am finding the step-by-step instruction very useful.

So far, Steve is a very good teacher and explains everything very clearly.

Yes, this is a good match for me so far.

even this short amount of intro I have gotten so far has clarified issues that have been blocking me for years.

It so far seems adequate, but this is simply setting a precedent to the idea as opposed to the idea itself, that is, creating a novel.

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highly recommend in 30 reviews

I'll most likely return to this course and would highly recommend it if you're like me and have been writing for a while, but have been ignorant to the mechanics of it.

I highly recommend both his workshop and the book.

I highly recommend this course.

highly recommend.

I highly recommend his course to anyone interested in writing a novel.

But as you wish: If I ever hold my first novel in my arms I will send a copy to you ;) I highly recommend this class to everyone who starts or already started the first writing project.

I would highly recommend it to anyone interested in becoming an author.

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novel writing in 27 reviews

- Mohit Arrora Of the writing courses I have taken on Udemy, Novel Writing by Steve Alcorn struck a chord with me.

This is an introductory course with lots of good elements, but to call it a Novel Writing Workshop is a bit of an overstatement.

I'm currently struggling to finish my book, I took several other classes, but non as enlightening as this one I have already written a couple of books but as November draws near I am always wanting to improve as I write my next book for National Novel Writing Month.

I'm new to novel writing and the course was very enlightening.

I studied literature in high school and at university, but I never had the chance to analyse novel writing with so much depth.

I think Steve is doing a great job of explaining the basics of novel writing.

It is descriptive, easy to understand, and within the first two episodes, I'm already much more confident in my writing, and feel good about novel writing.

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mr. alcorn in 18 reviews

Sorry, I'm sure Mr. Alcorn is good at writing, but teaching it is another story.

And because of it, I will be grateful to Mr. Alcorn for the rest of my life.

I'm totally impressed with Mr. Alcorn's knowledge and easy way of explaining difficult topics related to writing the novel.

Mr. Alcorn gives great advice and tips on so many aspects of the process--from getting started to publishing.

Thank you Mr. Alcorn.

Thank you Mr. Alcorn for a wonderful course!

The instructor, Mr. Alcorn is bringing up subjects I have never considered when sitting down to write!

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easy to follow in 15 reviews

Easy to follow - I like the pace.

I am a fast talker, and he is not, but his style is very easy to follow, very articulate and he moves us along.

The instructor is very knowledgeable and easy to follow.

The lessons are clear and easy to follow easy to follow along I love this course already because as a first- time novelist, I feel this course is going to prepare me for writing.

His lessons are clear, easy to follow and exactly what I've been looking for to prepare to begin my second draft of my novel.

Practical and easy to follow.

The information was clearly delivered and easy to follow.

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well structured in 7 reviews

Steve delivered a well structured and engaging presentation filled with nuggets of wisdom.

I love how well structured it was and how it really made sense - great inspiration and encouragement for me to try my hand at writing fiction.

It is a well structured course with useful examples Steve Alcorn has a nice way to teach that is easy to digest and understand.

The lessons are very well structured and is helping me to develop my writing to the nest level in a short period of time.

He goes into depth on what makes a great novel and gives many examples The course is well structured and presented.

I have found I'm more organized, and clear with my thoughts as I write, and it's all due to Steve's wonderful guidance, and well structured course.

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Adjunct Professor English and Writing $22k

Writing & Literature Professor $42k

Lecturer in Writing $44k

Reading/Writing Instructor $46k

Writing Tutor Expert $47k

Instructor--ESL Writing $48k

Writing Lab Advisor $57k

Acting Writing Tutor $59k

National Writing Tutor Fellow $64k

Instructor, Writing Consultant $78k



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Rating 4.7 based on 441 ratings
Length 5 total hours
Starts On Demand (Start anytime)
Cost $9
From Udemy
Instructor Steve Alcorn
Download Videos Only via the Udemy mobile app
Language English
Subjects Business Personal Development
Tags Business Communications

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