Climax Oftentimes, readers talk more about a book they hated than one they love. Whether they love or hate yours depends a lot on the Climax. Welcome to Lesson #3 of Part 2! In this particular study, we will review the center of your novel: Climax. The Climax is the most memorable part of … Continue reading Lesson #7- Climax
Rising Action After the inciting incident(s), you’ll want to keep the action high and the stakes higher. Welcome to Lesson #2 of Part #2! Forgive me if I’m a bit out of it today, but I just had four wisdom teeth removed and I’m a bit loopy/in pain. So enjoy the ride. We … Continue reading Lesson #6- Rising Action
Section 2: Parts of a Book A book is a tower, and you build it bottom-to-top, part by part. Beginning Give them a taste of what’s in store, make it appear awesome, and then make it awesome. For this section of the course, we will study the basic plot structure of a book and … Continue reading Lesson #5- Beginning
Descriptions Whatever you can sense with your senses, you can describe with your descriptions. So do it good. Hey there! Welcome to Lesson #4, a description of descriptions. This lesson is a bit different. There won’t be as much information. Instead, I’ll try to give you some food for thought, some examples, and … Continue reading Lesson #4- Descriptions
Character When your character cries, the reader should weep. When your character hurts, the reader should feel like dieing. When your character succeeds, the reader should celebrate. When your character is real, the reader will love them. Welcome to Lesson #2! In this, we will cover the crucial -probably most important- aspect of books. … Continue reading Lesson #3- Character
New Schedule for June: A post every Sunday. Check in every week to see the next lesson! The link to the course is here: https://davidkummer.com/my-writing-course/ <><><><><> Section 1: Pieces of a Book A book is a puzzle, and the author puts the pieces together. Plot Your plot gives you the settings, the characters, the events, the … Continue reading Lesson #2- Plot
Hello, and thank you for checking out my writing class! My name is David Kummer, and I will be your ride operator. Please keep all hands and feet inside the cat at all times during the course of this ride. Anyways, my name really is David Kummer, and I’m an author! (If you haven’t … Continue reading Lesson #1–Introduction
I have a secret little project. (Well, I actually have two. This is just one of them! It's newer.) Over this summer, I will be posting a series of over 12 articles on my blog. These posts will lead you through the depths of publishing, and hopefully inform you. They're for everybody! If you've never … Continue reading Learn How To Write A Book!