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30 Days to a Stronger Novel

30 Days to a Stronger Novel is for all frustrated writers who have spent their hard earned money on books and conferences only to realize that their manuscripts are receiving a "Pass" from agents and editors.

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Deep Editing, Rhetorical Devices, and More

DEEP EDITING is for the writer who wants to psychologically impact the unconscious of the reader. For the writer who wants to learn fresh editing techniques. For the writer who wants to edit for power.

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Defeat Self-Defeating Behaviors

Need to learn how to gain control of your writing life? Learn how to defeat your self-defeating behaviors. Challenge your thinking. Use more than the usual 12 % of your brain. Set yourself up to perform at your peak by analyzing what patterns get in your way and tweaking those patterns to make them work for you.

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Digging Deep into the EDITS System
  • Know WHAT editing you need to do WHERE
  • WHY you need to edit that passage
  • HOW – using multiple options that fit you and your writing style to create page turners
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May, 2020: Where Do I Begin?

How do you know if you have enough of an idea for a whole book? Where do you start your story? Join New York Times bestselling author Shirley Jump for an interactive workshop that teaches you how to take a germ of an idea and turn it into a story, covering the basics of goal, motivation and conflict. By the end of this class, you’ll have started Once Upon a Time and be on your way to The End!

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Empowering Characters' Emotions

Want to add a psychological punch to your writing and editing?

Want to learn how to capture the full range of body language on the page?

Want to turn your work into a page-turner by powering up emotion and hooking the reader viscerally?

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Gift Card

Buy a the gift of knowledge for a friend!

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June, 2020: Words that Sell Books

Back cover copy. Synopses. Query letters. They are all used to sell your books, to readers and to editors and agents. But they’re not the easiest things to write, not if you want to create compelling, must-read marketing materials. No one likes writing these things--but they can be easier to do with this simple method that takes the plot’s ABCs and turns them into a simple synopsis covering the essential points of the story. A great novel synopsis is not just a book report; it’s also a marketing tool. Learn how to use marketing hooks to create powerful sales materials. Former Director of Communications for a marketing agency Shirley Jump will help you use NY advertising techniques to make your book more sellable!

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Powering Up Body Language in Real Life

Learn how to analyze and use body language to your advantage in real life.  Learn how to monitor and modulate your body language and nuances of speech to send the right messages.
Appear confident.  Poised.  Professional.

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Queries That Sell

This course will teach you everything you need to know to make a knowledgeable, professional submission that will impress.

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Visceral Rules: Beyond Hammering Hearts

This class is all about adding emotion to your scenes.

If you have a scene that carries a strong emotional stimulus, you usually need to give your POV character a visceral response.

I'll teach you exactly what you need to know to make your writing carry emotion that will hook your reader.  You'll learn tips and techniques and cool ways to make your writing soar.

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Writing Body Language and Dialogue Cues

Learn how to write body language and dialogue cues from a kinesics specialist.

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June, 2020: Writing Body Language and Dialogue Cues Like a Psychologist

Learn how to write body language and dialogue cues from a kinesics specialist. Writers will learn how to write fresh: Body Language Basics, Vibes, Avoidance and deception cues, Specific Emotion-driven full Kinesics Patterns for anxiety, fear, joy, sadness, lust, shock, surprise . . .

 

 

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June 2020, 30 Days to a Stronger Novel

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June, 2020: Blood, Sweat, and Tears

Blood, Sweat, and Tears – Writing Realistic Scenes from the Front Seat of an Ambulance is taught in tandem between Jeff Petrock and his favorite mother-in-law Julie Rowe. The pair pull no punches and participants can expect gruesome details, detailed critiques, and mildly bad language.

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June, 2020: Profitable Facebook Ads

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