Learn the foundations of ‘show, don’t tell’
Not sure what exposition in a novel looks like or whether it needs fixing? This course introduces beginner and developing fiction editors to shown and told prose.
By the end of the workshop, you'll understand the following:
> What ‘show, don’t tell’ means
> Why shown and told prose both have a place in fiction
> Educating authors about ‘show, don’t tell’
> Problematic exposition in narrative
> Problematic exposition in dialogue
> When telling interferes with viewpoint
> How told prose can enrich reader experience
Edit and communicate with confidence
I'll teach you the foundations so you can identify problems, communicate the issues to your clients, and guide them towards solutions.