August 10-12, 2018 | New York City

Page Turning Tension: Write a Story Readers Can’t Put Down

What keeps a reader hooked and flipping pages is a little element called tension. It’s at the heart of all conflict, keeps readers guessing, and characters on their toes. In this session, you’ll learn how to build and keep tension in plot and scenes, the key elements of tension, (including danger, conflict, uncertainty and withholding), and how to tap tension within your every sentence.