Bated Breath: A Suspense, Thriller & Horror Fiction Workshop
with Jason McIntyre
When: Tuesday, October 29, 2019, 6:30pm-9pm Where: The Ken Mitchell Library, SWG Offices, 100-1150 8th Ave (Wheelchair accessible) Cost: $25 non-members, Free for members
During this one-session workshop, you’ll fill your writing toolbox with tactics to scare your readers breathless. Join suspense author Jason McIntyre for an evening of hands-on exercises, real examples, and scary stories from the publishing industry. Together, we’ll tackle the nuts and bolts behind what scares us on the page and how to make your pages reach out to grab readers by their throats.
This workshop is suitable for beginning and emerging writers. Knowledge of the basic mechanics of storytelling will be an asset.
Participation will be limited to 12 participants, so please register in advance. Registration deadline is October 22.
JASON MCINTYRE is the #1 Kindle Suspense author of THE NIGHT WALK MEN, bestsellers ON THE GATHERING STORM and SHED, plus the multi-layered literary suspense THALO BLUE. His short fiction has appeared in magazines and his debut novel ON THE GATHERING STORM, cited by readers as an 'uncomfortably thrilling’ read, earned McIntyre a spot in the Top 20 Debut Authors for the Goodreads Choice Awards.