I know I owe you winners from the caption contest. Will post next Monday!
I’m teaching another online class on writing steampunk, I hope some of you can join us.
— Offered by Lawson Writer’s Academy
Instructor: Suzanne Lazear
Sept. 3 – 28; Fee: $30
Registration: Lawson Writer’s Academy
Writing Steampunk from Aether to Zeppelin
Are you still trying to figure out Steampunk? Do you have an idea for a Steampunk story but aren’t sure what to start?
Are you in the middle of a Steampunk manuscript and need a little help?
Grab your brass goggles and parasols join us while we learn about Steampunk and the mechanics of a Steampunk story.
Topics covered include: What is Steampunk, Steampunk Subgenres, Worldbuilding and Ideology, elements of a Steampunk novel, Steampunk characters and archetypes, science and technology, the roles of women, the darker side of Steampunk, Steampunk across the genres, steampunk beyond the written word, and additional resources. All genres from kidlit to Steamypunk and all levels of knowledge and manuscript development are welcome.
Suzanne Lazear writes the fairytale Steampunk series for teens “The Aether Chronicles.” Book One, INNOCENT DARKNESS, just released from Flux. Visit her website at www.suzannelazear.com