close
Font size options
Increase or decrease the font size for this website by clicking on the 'A's.
Contrast options
Choose a colour combintion to give he most comfortable contrast.

Registration now closed

Write Now

Five Keys to Creating Compelling Characters

2018-11-28 14:00:00 2018-11-28 16:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Write Now Creating characters that readers love or love to hate is the goal of every writer, but how do you do it? Join Roberta Trahan and find out! Please register. Freeland Library

Wednesday, November 28
2:00pm - 4:30pm

Add to Calendar 2018-11-28 14:00:00 2018-11-28 16:30:00 America/Los_Angeles Write Now Creating characters that readers love or love to hate is the goal of every writer, but how do you do it? Join Roberta Trahan and find out! Please register. Freeland Library

Freeland Library

Freeland Meeting Room

Creating characters that readers love or love to hate is the goal of every writer, but how do you do it? Join Roberta Trahan and find out! Please register.

What makes a protagonist or antagonist believable, sympathetic, heroic or enigmatic? Using a five-focus profiling tool you will develop in class, learn how to build characters that are not only compelling, but also complex enough to carry your story. Bring a brief bio of 1-2 main characters from your current work in progress to workshop in class, or start the process from scratch.

Best-selling author of The Dream Stewards Series, and long-time member of the PNW writing community. Former VP/Program Director of The Seattle Freelances, and over 15 years experience as a presenter/speaker/instructor at many regional writing and publishing events: PNWA, NW Bookfest, Write on the Sound, PNBA Fall Tradeshow, ECC Arts Now, and more. 

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Connecting with Books |

TAGS: | |

Freeland Library

Phone: 360-331-7323
Fax: 360-331-1572
Library Manager:
Betsy Arand

View our library hours here.

 

About the Library

Accommodations for people with disabilities will be provided upon request for library events. Please contact us two weeks in advance if you have special needs.

Upcoming events

Sat, Jun 15, 11:00am - 12:00pm
Freeland Meeting Room

Mon, Jun 17, 9:00am - 1:00pm
Freeland Meeting Room

Tue, Jun 18, 9:30am - 11:00am
Freeland Meeting Room

Wed, Jun 19, 10:00am - 11:30am
Freeland Meeting Room

Thu, Jun 20, 3:00pm - 4:15pm
Freeland Meeting Room

Fri, Jun 21, 10:30am - 11:30am
Freeland Meeting Room

Fri, Jun 21, 2:00pm - 4:30pm
Freeland Meeting Room

Sat, Jun 22, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Freeland Meeting Room
This event is full

Mon, Jun 24, 10:00am - 12:00pm
Freeland Meeting Room

Tue, Jun 25, 2:00pm - 3:00pm