Fundamentals of Creative Writing: A project based course to strengthen your writing skills.

Preeti Shenoy, Best seling novelist, Speaker, Artist

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17 Lessons (55m)
    • 1. NEW INTRO FUNDAMENTALS OF CR

      1:24
    • 2. Best way to do this course

      1:09
    • 3. Where I get my ideas

      5:26
    • 4. What are ideas

      1:39
    • 5. The writer's notebook

      1:56
    • 6. What to write in the writers notebook

      1:31
    • 7. Using material from your own life

      0:58
    • 8. Using anecdotes from friends

      1:29
    • 9. Where to get ideas from?

      5:04
    • 10. What are the three different point of views?

      4:38
    • 11. Which POV to use

      1:08
    • 12. How to create strong characters

      6:14
    • 13. Use of settings

      6:10
    • 14. Creating a coherent plot

      3:50
    • 15. Essentials of dialogue writing

      6:33
    • 16. Putting it all together

      2:15
    • 17. Goodluck extra tips

      3:30
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Project Description

1. Use a timer. Set it for three minutes. Now write down all the ideas that you get.
Submit it!

2. Create three characters using all that you have learnt. Remember to add the details!

 3.Write a dialogue between  a. Two students

                                               b. Two women quarelling

                                               c. Any two characters of your choice.

 4.Write a paragraph from a first person POV. Now write the same from a third person POV. Imagine you are travelling from your home to your office which is two hours away.

5. Write any three settings of your choice.

6. Examine all the ideas you have written. Pick one. Now write a plot, using techniques you learnt. Remember to include any one of the characters you created in your plot.

7. Put it all together and write a story!