Paty Jager provided information about this class that may be of interest to many of you:
Mid-Willamette Valley RWA Presents: Our May 2009 2-week online class: Fundamentals of World BuildingTaught by Jessie Verino
Description: This two-week course covers (among other topics) how to build a world building/story bible, the tapestry of world building, what exactly is world building, the blue prints, the landscape, the geography, as well as an 8 page worksheet.
Jessie Verino is a member of the Smoky Mountain Romance Writers, and has published two novellas and two short stories. Three of the four take place in an alternate dimension.Cost is $10 for MWV RWA members and $15 for non-members.
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