How to Create a Fable

Mike Van Drie

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8 Videos (17m)
    • Introduction

    • The Purpose of a Fable

    • General Overview of Fables

    • Step #1: Creating a Moral Message

    • Step #2: Creating a Character

    • Step #3: Creating a Plot

    • Step #4: The Grand Reveal

    • Conclusion


About This Class

Learn how to create a fable. A fable is a powerful tool that allows you to make complex ideas simple and to have that point stick in the listener's mind.

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Helpful information in here. I have to write a fable for a class and this does help the format. One minor gripe is about the video editing and lip sync (in a few of his videos the sound doesn't quite match him). I simply didn't look at the presentation and just listened to it.
simple and concise!
I highly recommend this class. It was very short and to the point yet still offering quality content and practical skills for writers new and old. Great course!





Hi my name is Mike Van Drie. I love teaching others, over the past couple years I have taught thousands of people. I continue to teach both teenagers, college students and adults. I like taking complex ideas, making them simple and presenting them in a way that people will remember. I have been married to my wonderful wife Natalie for 8 1/2 years. I am a trivia nerd and love watching shows such as "The Chase". I am left-handed and even have a "left-handed" clock in my office, which confuses m...

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