Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Going to the Dark Side: Writing and World Building for Vamps, Weres and Other Paranormal Types

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The Fantasy, Futuristic and Paranormal Chapter of RWA Presents

Going to the Dark Side: Writing and World Building for Vamps, Weres and Other Paranormal Types – Pr

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Interested in writing vampires, weres, shapeshifters, ghosts, or dark fae? Find out the basics of building a world that will suck your readers in and keep them coming back for more. Learn how to motivate, build credible backstory, deal with the darker aspects of paranormal characters and make them memorable so readers are rooting for your characters on the dark side. Discover how to mine historical stories, myths and more for added detail and depth to your work.

When: March 5, 2012 through April 1, 2012

Registration Costs:   
This workshop will be conducted via a Yahoo! email loop. Email invitations will be sent 48 hours prior to the beginning of the workshop. Just register for the workshop and complete the payment process via PayPal. The cost is $20.00 for FFnP members and $30.00 for non-FFnP members. Payment is due at the time of registration. Refunds / credits are determined on a case by case basis. If a class should be canceled, then participants have a choice of a credit to be applied to a future workshop or a refund.

Speaker Information:          
A former book publicist for several NYT bestsellers and some of the largest publishers in New York, and now a full-time writer, Theresa has seen multiple facets of the industry on her path to becoming a multi-published author. She currently writes paranormal romances for Harlequin's Nocturne line, steampunk for Kensington's Zebra line and urban fantasy for Entangled Publishing. She also serves as Director of Publicity for the online steampunk magazine Doctor Fantastique's Show of Wonders. For information on her latest releases find her online at www.theresameyers.com, on Twitter at www.twitter.com/Theresa_Meyers and FaceBook at www.facebook.com/TheresaMeyersAuthor

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