Writer’s Workshop: Starting and Structuring Your Story

Monday, October 2, 2023 — 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
Join writer Chelsea Dodds for a workshop on starting and outlining a story.

October 2, 2023

Events > Writer’s Workshop: Starting and Structuring Your Story

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Monday, October 2, 2023
6:30 pm to 8:00 pm
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Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
234 Kensington Road
Berlin, CT

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    Have an idea for a story, novel, or memoir but don’t know where to begin? In this workshop, we’ll examine introductions from published stories and use these as inspiration for your own opening lines, and create rough outlines for the remainder of your story.

    Sponsored by Berlin Economic Development Department.


    About the Presenter

    Chelsea Dodds is a writer and Berlin native who has been teaching for 10 years at both the high school and college levels. She holds an MFA in fiction from Southern Connecticut State University and her short stories have appeared in Maudlin House and Sixfold Journal.


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    Every participant receives a custom bookmark with their best entry, illustrated with a photo or artwork.



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