August 10-12, 2018 | New York City

Suspense Essentials: Secrets to Tapping Into Tension (Whatever Genre You Write)

Every story can be improved by increasing the suspense and tightening the dramatic tension. This in-depth session will help you improve your story by pacing the promises that you make and connecting emotionally with your reader. We’ll explore the differences between suspense and conflict, and cover the four ingredients necessary for suspense in your story that will both surprise and satisfy the most discerning readers.