The power of plot – Jamie Brenner
Questions to get the story flowing.
How time compression heightens tension – Katie Rose Guest Pryal
It forces you to pay attention to particular events.
Why characters don’t always do what you want them to – Amulya Malladi
Learn to trust your characters.
Finding your authentic voice – Nancy Thayer
Your voice is different from your characters.
Creating realistic dialogue – Mary Simses
Become a student of conversation - listen to what people are saying.
The importance of walking away – Lisa Henthorn
Allowing some time to think more about something sparks creativity.
A time-travelling exploration of writing – Lily Graham
Show your work to someone who loves what you write.
The Who, What, When, Where and Why with Elisa Albert
Writing allowed author to have some faith in herself.