Novel Writing: Viewpoint, Voice and Tense

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Course Description

Have you started a novel only to get part way into the manuscript and find yourself stuck? Or do you have an idea for a novel but aren't sure where to begin? Have you completed a first draft but feel it doesn't quite have the luster of professional Novel Writing?

In this lively and fun course Steve Alcorn shows you how to achieve success. You'll learn how to write a novel step by step.

During the past two decades, Steve Alcorn has helped more than 20,000 students structure their novels, and many of them are now in print. Steve's courses are rated an average of 5 out of 5 stars.

This course helps you understand three topics that are often confusing:

  • Choose the right viewpoint to control your readers' experience
  • Select a voice that conveys the mood of your story and the character of your protagonist
  • Apply a tense that keeps things natural yet exciting
  • Create a vivid setting, step-by-step

By using these techniques together you'll tell your story in the most effective way.

Whether you're a first time novelist still planning your story or an experienced author looking for ways to bring your fiction to life, Steve Alcorn's novel writing courses will show you how to succeed!

Expected Outcomes

  1. Choose the right viewpoint to control your readers' experience
  2. Select a voice that conveys the mood of your story and the character of your protagonist
  3. Apply a tense that keeps things natural yet exciting
  4. Create a vivid setting, step-by-step