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Twisted Fate

Posted by on Jul 22, 2022 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Twisted Fate

“Twisted Fate kept me on the edge of my seat the whole time. Time-travel, secrets, visions, paranormal activity, psychics; there isn’t anything this book doesn’t explore. I would highly recommend going on this adventure. The book is not only well written, it provides many twists that you won’t see coming!” On his fifteenth birthday Max receives a box of personal items that once belonged to his mother and soon begins to have strange dreams and experience disturbing visions. In the days that follow, Max steadily learns the shocking...

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Flashback

Posted by on Jul 19, 2022 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Flashback

“Right from the very first sentence I was engaged, and I could not wait to find out what happened next. The book was thrilling and it kept me on the edge of my seat.” Lots of kids have an imaginary friend. Max certainly did. Then one day, Max’s friend said something that scared him. Max never saw his friend again. Several years later, Max’s imaginary childhood friend returns – older, wiser, and disturbingly real. He tells Max of events concealed for over twenty years, events that someone will go to deadly lengths to keep that...

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The Benefits of a Writing Coach

Posted by on Jul 16, 2022 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Benefits of a Writing Coach

A professional writing coach is someone with whom you can consult, ask questions and receive constructive feedback. They act as a guide as you build your career as a professional writer. A coach can help you conquer a stumbling block, regain momentum or make a start on a new project. My program helps you progress as a writer. You decide what you want to work on during a personalized, one on one relationship. I can be your coach for just one month or we can establish a month-to-month arrangement, depending on your schedule and...

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Learn How to Write Effective and Compelling Historical Fiction

Posted by on Jul 14, 2022 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Learn How to Write Effective and Compelling Historical Fiction

Historical fiction combines the events of the past with characters and stories from the writer’s imagination. This course examines the art of writing historical fiction and the need to fully immerse yourself in a particular time period to make your storytelling more believable. Learn how to write effective, authentic and appealing historical fiction and how to turn your ideas into compelling stories. Understand what defines historical fiction and different historical time periods, create believable settings and plausible characters and...

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Learn How to Write Great Stories for Children and Young Adults

Posted by on Jul 10, 2022 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Learn How to Write Great Stories for Children and Young Adults

The Writing for Children and Young Adults course focuses on writing for children aged 8 to 14 years. However some of the material also covers older and younger age groups. Learn how to write effective, authentic, and appealing fiction for children and young adults and how to turn your ideas into compelling stories. The course explores the writing process from initial concept to finished work including story structure, developing plausible characters and dialogue, the creation of outlines and the importance of research, editing and...

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The Sorcerer’s Letterbox

Posted by on Jul 7, 2022 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Sorcerer’s Letterbox

“A delightful book, and one that has a rightful place in every library in the country.” In a hidden drawer in the base of an old wooden box, Jack discovers a letter from a boy calling himself Edward. Penning a reply, Jack is astonished to be corresponding through time with the boy king Edward V, one of the famous Princes in the Tower, murdered by King Richard III. Traveling back in time, Jack attempts to rescue Edward V and his brother from their fate, but is soon fighting for his life in the terrifying London of 1483. The...

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A Choose Your Path Collection Descends Readers into Konn Lavery’s Macrocosm

Posted by on Jul 5, 2022 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on A Choose Your Path Collection Descends Readers into Konn Lavery’s Macrocosm

For this blog post, I welcome Canadian fantasy and horror author Konn Lavery. We last had Konn on the blog in 2017. Since then, he has expanded his work under what he calls the Macrocosm. This superverse houses his previous and future writings to continually grow the shared universe. Konn Lavery is a graphic designer by trade which supports his fascination with transmedia storytelling. He has been recognized by Edmonton’s top five bestseller charts, reviewers such as Readers’ Favorite, Literary Titan, and award programs such as indieBRAG,...

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The Alchemist’s Portrait

Posted by on Jul 4, 2022 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on The Alchemist’s Portrait

“Author Simon Rose combines time travel with an exciting twist, and the power of magic. Well written and fast-paced this novel will keep the reader spellbound.” A school trip to the art gallery at the city museum leads Matthew into an eerie meeting with Peter Glimmer, imprisoned inside his own portrait by his villainous uncle in 1666. Entrusted by Peter with recovering the one object that can save the world, Matthew is sent hurtling over 300 years into the past. Encountering magic, mayhem and murder, Matthew also has to contend with...

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Learn How to Write Effective and Compelling Historical Fiction

Posted by on Jun 28, 2022 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Learn How to Write Effective and Compelling Historical Fiction

Historical fiction combines the events of the past with characters and stories from the writer’s imagination. This course examines the art of writing historical fiction and the need to fully immerse yourself in a particular time period to make your storytelling more believable. Learn how to write effective, authentic and appealing historical fiction and how to turn your ideas into compelling stories. Understand what defines historical fiction and different historical time periods, create believable settings and plausible characters and...

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Cassa Playwriting 2022

Posted by on Jun 24, 2022 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Cassa Playwriting 2022

In a dramatic and fun-filled week of half day programs, students will learn how to write, rehearse and perform their own unique play. Students will create the plot, craft the script, write dialogue and hone their acting skills for their very own dramatic production, which will then be performed at the end of the week.   Register @...

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