Our first ever Fantasy Writer’s Week is jam-packed with events for fantasy authors! If you have to miss a session, don't worry. We've included replay videos for all of our live sessions below.
Keep reading to find your discounts and watch all free event replays.
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Fantasy Writer's Week: Live Event Replays
You’ll find the full schedule of events below. We will replace each event's photo with the replay video after each event happens. If there are slides or supplementary resources for the webinar, you'll find them under each video.
Feb 22: Writing Wonder—How to Create a Fantasy World and Magical Systems with David Farland
Warning: There are some graphic images in this webinar. Please proceed with caution.
Feb 23: World-Building 101: Make Your World Serve Your Story
Slides coming soon!
Feb 23: The ProWritingAid World-Building Write-In
Feb 24: How to Edit Your Fantasy Manuscript With ProWritingAid
Feb 24: How to Write Page-Turning YA Fantasy that Keeps Readers Up at Night
Feb 25: World Anvil Walk-Through and Q&A
Feb 25: How to Organize your Story Ideas and Write a Fantasy Novel
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We’ll be hosting a genre workshop, an editing deep dive, and will finish the week with an interview with bestselling author, TJ Klune. Don’t miss out!
Feb 26: How to Write Fantasy: The Tricks of the Genre
Do you want to write a story set in a fantastical world but don’t yet know how to structure it? Got some great world-building and some random scenes that don’t really work together or entertain?
Want to know how to incorporate plot twists and reversals into your writing while still staying true to your core story?
You’re in the right place.
In this webinar, you’ll learn the basics of the Fantasy Genre so you can create emotion in your readers and have them recommending your story to others.
About Anne Hawley and Rachelle Ramirez
Anne Hawley has produced and co-hosted 115 episodes of the Story Grid Editor Roundtable Podcast, and she trained under Shawn Coyne of Story Grid. Anne has five decades of writing experience and has been a developmental editor since 2015, providing objective, substantive feedback so writers can write better stories and change the world. She is the author of the historical love story Restraint.
Rachelle Ramirez trained under Shawn Coyne of Story Grid and has edited award winning and bestselling fiction and nonfiction. She is committed to offering actionable editorial assistance for writers in all phases of their careers. Rachelle attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago's Masters in Creative Writing Program and has an MA in psychology from Goddard College. She is the author of An Introduction to Genre.
You can learn more about Anne and Rachelle at pagesandplatforms.com.
Feb 26: An Interview with Bestselling Fantasy Author, TJ Klune
TJ Klune is the Lambda Literary Award-winning author of The Extraordinaries and the USA Today and New York Times bestseller, The House in the Cerulean Sea. We’ll be chatting to him about breaking into the worlds of fantasy and YA fiction, his writing process, and why representation is so important in literature.
Feb 26: Your Fantasy Editing Roadmap
As nice as it would be, writing your fantasy novel isn’t over when you type "The End." In fact, the actual work is just beginning. During the editing process, your novel will go from rough first draft to engaging final manuscript.
In this workshop, Hayley will walk you through the most important edits you should make to your manuscript to ensure it’s publish-ready.