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Fiction Fluency 2021 Schedule

All weekend seminars will take place via Zoom at the following times each weekend: Saturday: 1 pm – 5 pm Pacific Time | Sunday: 9 am – 1 pm Pacific Time Fundamentals Seminar Series May 15-16, 2021   Seminar A: Foundations of Your Creative Life June 19-20, 2021    Seminar B: Ideas–Creating and Finding Them July […]

Fiction Fluency Mastery 2021 Curriculum

Fiction Fluency Mastery Series Part I: Step-by-Step Building Blocks of Dramatic Fiction The Fiction Fluency II group demonstrates the core developmental tools and patterns for producing stories that have a strong emotional impact on the reader. PLEASE NOTE: Fiction Fluency with Eric Witchey is a 12-month program that is split into two modules, a 3-month […]

Fiction Fluency Fundamentals 2021 Curriculum

PLEASE NOTE: Fiction Fluency with Eric Witchey is a 12-month program that is split into two modules, a 3-month Fundamentals Series, and a 9-month Mastery Series. One can take the Fundamentals or Mastery Series separately, or take both (best value) for a full-year of scaffolded training. Seminars cannot be taken individually outside of these two […]

Fiction Fluency 2021 Pricing & Registration

Become a member of Wordcrafters for as little as $60/year, and enjoy significant savings on Fiction Fluency Seminars, while gaining all the additional benefits of membership! Click here to learn more and get your discount. LEARN MORE:FICTION FLUENCY 2021Curriculum: Fundamentals Series | Curriculum Mastery SeriesSchedule | Pricing & Registration | Meet Eric Witchey



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The Art of the Thriller

Republished and abridged from John Reed’s website. Visit for more. Four words should be posted above your desk as you write your thriller: TIME IS RUNNING OUT. Here are some of the conventions of the genre: 1. In a thriller, people confront problems unsolvable by institutions or agencies. No 911, no psychiatrist. 2. The […]

15th Night Contest Details

15th Night Contest Details

Contest opens: February 10, 2020 Contest closes: March 10, 2020 at 11:59 pm Winner announced: April 3, 2020 at Hack for a Cause in Eugene Prize: $1000 and publication in the 15th Night story project No entry fee Open to residents of Oregon Sponsored by 15th Night, City of Eugene, Turell Group, and Wordcrafters in […]