Special Guest Post: Austin Community College student, Jean Synodinos, shares her experience taking classes in ACC’s Creative Writing Department!
Once upon a time, I was infatuated with the myth—nay, the mystique—of the lone writer. A tortured (but gifted) soul, she labored well into the wee hours of the morning, surrounded by books and day-old coffee, tapping out her words while frogs chirped in the tree outside her window. Only in this dark solitude might she conjure an appearance from her mighty muse. Surely, I believed, this was how great stories found their way into the world.
How do you build suspense/tension in a paragraph? What does a cinematic jump scare look like on the page? Jessica Bross has got you covered! Join us next Saturday for our class on writing horror. Register here: https://t.co/1TyIfMMTAHRead More
In April, we spoke to @abmcelroy1 @StaceySwann and @monicalwest about “The Road to Publication.” We’re excited to welcome them back to discuss their journey since publication, including the highs, the lows, and all the in-betweens! RSVP here: https://t.co/KRhfKNtURwRead More