Write a Short Story Using Tarot Cards
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Write a Short Story Using Tarot Cards

Tarot Cards as a Tool for Outlining
4.6 (4 ratings)
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39 students enrolled
Created by Sephera Giron
Last updated 2/2019
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This course includes
  • 1 hour on-demand video
  • 9 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • Students will have the framework of a new short story.
  • Students will understand how to use tarot cards as writing prompts.
  • Students will have basic understanding of short story writing technique.
  • Students will understand tarot cards.
Requirements
  • A deck of tarot cards or playing cards. The Rider-Waite tarot card deck is recommended.
  • You don't need to know how to read cards.
  • Pen and paper.
  • Computer and internet can enhance the course.
Description

If you've ever wanted to write a short story, now's your chance. Even if you've written hundreds of short stories, this course can be a lot of fun. Break out the tarot cards and learn how to plot, develop characters, pick settings and more. This course is a combination of lectures and exercises using tarot cards or playing cards to write a short story. 

Who this course is for:
  • Writers who want to explore a different way to create a story.
  • Authors with writer's block.
  • Writers of all types.
  • Non-writers who want to create a story.
  • Creators who are curious about using tarot cards as tools for writing.
  • Tarot card readers.
  • Creators who don't know anything about tarot cards.
Course content
Expand all 29 lectures 01:08:13
+ Creating Characters
4 lectures 08:34
Creating Characters
02:53
Creating Secondary and Background Characters
02:15
Create Your Protagonist Using Tarot Cards
01:35
Create Your Antagonist Using Tarot Cards
01:51
+ Conflict
2 lectures 04:23
Creating Conflict
02:34
Creating Conflict Using Tarot Cards
01:49
+ Setting
2 lectures 08:15
Setting
05:19
Pick a Card for Setting
02:56
+ Plot
2 lectures 05:35
Plot
02:46
Create Plot Using Tarot Cards
02:49
+ Theme
2 lectures 06:12
Theme
04:01
Create Theme Using Tarot Cards
02:11
+ POV
2 lectures 03:56
POV - Point of View
02:23
Use Cards to Create Point of View
01:33
+ Additional Information
7 lectures 15:08
The Suit of Cups or Hearts
01:14
The Suit of Swords or Spades
01:44
The Suit of Wands or Clubs
01:10
The Suit of Pentacles or Diamonds
01:13
Grounding Exercise
03:00
A Note About Playing Cards
02:22
Additional Spreads
04:25
+ Conclusion
3 lectures 04:13
Putting It All Together
01:27
FInal Thoughts
01:43
Bonus Lecture
01:03