The Long And Short Of It: The Art Of Crafting Short Stories

8 Classes

Time: 4-5:30pm (Wednesdays)

Dates: June 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30 | July 7, 14 & 21

Location: Online (virtual)

Price: $65.00 (CAD)

Course Description: In “The Long And Short Of It: The Art Of Crafting Short Stories,” we explore the sometimes complicated steps of crafting short fiction. We’ll look at world and character building, action and dialogue, motivation, choosing an impactful title, and even self-editing. This course covers everything you need to know about building a short story and navigating your newly honed craft. Upon completion of this course students will have an edited short story and a polished query letter.

About the Instructor: Caitlin Marceau is an author and professional editor living and working in Montreal. She holds a B.A. in Creative Writing and is a member of the Horror Writers Association. If she’s not covered in ink or wading through stacks of paper, you can find her ranting about issues in pop culture or nerding out over a good book. For more visit caitlinmarceau.ca. 

Required Materials:

  • Computer, laptop or tablet
  • Notebook + Pen or Pencil
 
Required Knowledge: None!