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Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

Novel Preparation: Writing Your First Novel

with Cynthia Barlow


You have been dreaming of writing a novel. You even have a great opening sentence ...“It was a dark and stormy night.” This workshop will get your story ready to write by creating a research notebook containing pictures of your characters and descriptions, layout of your fictional world, biographies of your heroine or hero, storyboarding techniques and information you will need to write your novel, along with what other research you will need in advance of completing your manuscript. By the end of this workshop you will be ready and eager to draft chapter one with confidence and continue on. Creativity is the name of the game in this class. Enjoyment is the end result! Sign up early as class size is limited to ensure plenty of student/instructor time. Registration $45. 6 weeks 6:30-8:30 p.m. Begins Wed 2/28 CHRHS Library Cynthia Barlow facilitates the Camden Writers Round Table, the Camden Writers Project, a monthly Novel Writing Support Group and teaches both Creative Writing and Novel Writing. She has published work in newspapers, magazines and other media.


Code: 6300.
  • Feb 28 - Apr 4th, 2018
    Wed for 6 weeks from 6:30 - 8:30 pm


25 Keelson Dr.
Rockport, ME 04856 Get directions

Room: Library

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