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Hi. I am Maxwell Alexander Drake and I am an award-winning Sci-Fi/Fantasy author. Join me at the Centennial Hills Library for my free writing classes hosted by the Clark County Library District.

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Character Creation – Who is that masked man anyway?

Centennial Hills Library

Great stories need great characters. But how do you go about creating the back-story for them? A back-story that will capture the reader's hearts and have them hoping that the characters succeed. Join award-winning author Maxwell Alexander Drake as he helps you answer this very question in his seminar "Character Creation – Who is that masked man anyway?" Please download and print out the class handout to bring with you as one will not be provided. Find it, along with other handouts, in the my Teaching section of my website at http://www.DrakeU.com . Thanks, Drake

Character Creation – Who is that masked man anyway?

Centennial Hills Library

Great stories need great characters. But how do you go about creating the back-story for them? A back-story that will capture the reader's hearts and have them hoping that the characters succeed. Join award-winning author Maxwell Alexander Drake as he helps you answer this very question in his seminar "Character Creation – Who is that masked man anyway?" Please download and print out the class handout to bring with you as one will not be provided. Find it, along with other handouts, in the my Teaching section of my website at http://www.DrakeU.com . Thanks, Drake

How to Create a More Realistic Fictitious World

Centennial Hills Library

Magic, by definition, is fake. It’s an illusion. However, in fantasy novel it is supposed to be more than that – it is a fact of the world as much as gravity or physics. But how to make it feel real to the reader? Join award-winning author and lead fiction writer for Sony's EverQuest Next Maxwell Alexander Drake as he delves into the mystical topic of weaving Magic into your story. Drake

How to Create a More Realistic Fictitious World

Centennial Hills Library

Magic, by definition, is fake. It’s an illusion. However, in fantasy novel it is supposed to be more than that – it is a fact of the world as much as gravity or physics. But how to make it feel real to the reader? Join award-winning author and lead fiction writer for Sony's EverQuest Next Maxwell Alexander Drake as he delves into the mystical topic of weaving Magic into your story. Drake

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