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Creative Writing Project: Create a Character

Dani and Steve Alcorn, Authors, Mentors, Online Instructors

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5 Lessons (30m)
    • 1. Introduction

      1:47
    • 2. Your Protagonist

      10:25
    • 3. Your Antagonist and Other Characters

      14:46
    • 4. Project: Create Your Character

      1:44
    • 5. Next Steps

      0:56
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About This Class

The Creative Writing Project series helps you complete a novel, short story or screenplay. Each class focuses on a specific step in the creative process, from brainstorming to publication. The goal is to get you published!

This class gives you all the tools you need to build a character, including my Comprehensive Character Attribute Form. When you complete this class you will have a clear, written character sketch for your Creative Writing Project.

The classes in this series include:

  • Creative Writing Project: Brainstorm Your Story
  • Creative Writing Project: Create a Character
  • Creative Writing Project: Structure Your Story
  • Creative Writing Project: Write Act 1
  • Creative Writing Project: Write Act 2
  • Creative Writing Project: Write Act 3
  • Creative Writing Project: Structure a Scene
  • Creative Writing Project: Create a Setting
  • Creative Writing Project: Write Great Dialogue
  • Creative Writing Project: Energize Your Manuscript
  • Creative Writing Project: Publish Your Book
  • Creative Writing Project: Market Your Book

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Dani and Steve Alcorn

Authors, Mentors, Online Instructors

Steve Alcorn is the author of many novels and non-fiction books. His publications include mysteries, young adult novels, a romance novel, children's books, history and non-fiction about theme park design, and the writer's guide How to Fix Your Novel.

Dani Alcorn is the Chief Operating Officer of Writing Academy, a writing instructor, and author of Young Adult fiction, screenplays, and a screenwriting handbook. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Northwestern University, where she m...

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