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  • Workshop
  • Online (WetInk)
  • Adult (18+)

The Muse Seminar Series: To Chart Out in Points: the Necessity of an Outline for your Novel

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  • $20.00 Non-Member
  • $20.00 Member

Class Description

Writers often hate to outline their novels, feeling the practice constrains creativity and saps inspiration. But why set out on "the long sea voyage," as Melville called novel-writing, without some sort of chart to your destination? The Webster's definition of plot is "to chart out in points," and Jenna Blum will show you how to chart a novel while remaining inspired.

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