How to Write An Awesome Thriller or Horror Novel
3.9 (16 ratings)
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4,167 students enrolled

How to Write An Awesome Thriller or Horror Novel

From First Word to Final Draft
3.9 (16 ratings)
Course Ratings are calculated from individual students’ ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
4,167 students enrolled
Created by Rick Wood
Last updated 5/2020
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Current price: $13.99 Original price: $19.99 Discount: 30% off
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This course includes
  • 4 hours on-demand video
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Creative Writing
  • Horror Writing
  • Thriller Writing
  • Fiction Writing
  • Developing Ideas
  • Developing Characters
  • Using Genre
  • Structuring Your Story
  • The Redrafting Process
  • Writing Techniques
  • How to Get Your Book Published
Requirements
  • An interest in writing
Description

This is the course that enrolled more than 3,000 students in the first 48 hours!

Are you struggling to get your novel finished, or even started?

This is a comprehensive course that will take you from the beginning of the novel process, through to the end.

This includes:

- How to develop your idea

- How to develop your characters

- How to use the tropes of the thriller or horror genre in an original way

- How to plan and structure your story

- How to approach your first draft

- How to redraft your novel

- How to develop your writing techniques

- What to do when you're ready to publish


Who this course is for:
  • Aspiring Writers
  • Horror Writers
  • Thriller Writers
  • Creative Writers
  • Novel Writers
Course content
Expand all 30 lectures 04:12:48
+ Genre
4 lectures 28:55
Session 2: Horror Subgenres
10:40
Session 3: Thriller Subgenres
06:51
Session 4: How to Stand Out While Staying the Same
06:26
+ Planning Your Novel
4 lectures 47:38
Session 1: Coming Up With Ideas
07:43
Session 2: Researching Your Novel
06:27
Session 3: Developing Your Characters
18:36
Session 4: The Three Act Structure
14:52
+ The Drafting Process
4 lectures 43:51
Session 1: Approaching Your First Draft
07:21
Session 2: The Redrafting Process
04:39
Session 3: Redrafting Structure
12:57
Session 4: Redrafting Prose
18:54
+ Writing Techniques
12 lectures 01:26:16
Session 1: What to Expect in this Module
02:28
Session 2: Creativity
09:17
Session 3: General Rules to Break or Follow
10:12
Session 4: Point of View
07:10
Session 5: Style
09:14
Session 6: Chekhov's Gun
04:48
Session 7: Linear Vs Non-Linear Narrative
06:19
Session 8: Dialogue
06:49
Session 9: Setting
06:23
Session 10: Theme
04:43
Session 11: Rhetoric
10:38
Session 12: Series Writing
08:15
+ Editors
2 lectures 12:52
Session 1: Types of Editors and Where to Find Them
08:09
Session 2: Responding to Editor's Feedback
04:43
+ What to Do After You've Finished
3 lectures 27:10
Session 1: Traditional Publishing Vs Independent Publishing
09:53
Session 2: Publishing Independently
07:22
Session 3: Publishing Traditionally
09:55