Everything you need to keep your readers glued to the edge of their seats.

Stories need to pull your audiences in from the first page and never let them go. Establishing and maintaining tension is key to a successful story. Pulling from bestselling techniques, we will dive into the most effective ways of building tension.

Join our live 90-minute interactive workshop, designed to empower you with the skills needed to build tension and keep readers engaged! Then get expert feedback on your own scene.

Fiction Writer's

Narrative Tension Workshop

September 21st at 1:00PM EST or September 24th at 1:00PM EST



“Excellent quality, filled with recommendations, advice and content, as promised. There was a LOT more added into it than I was expecting to receive. What an eye opener this was for me!”

–M. R. Hartman, Author

–M. R. Hartman, Author

How the Creating Narrative Tension Workshop Works

Step 1
Attend workshop

Join us for a fun, engaging, and insightful workshop and discover the key to establishing maintaining narrative tension throughout your book.
Workshops are held live via Zoom. The link will be emailed to you after purchase, along with additional worksheets to aid you throughout workshop activities.

Choose between attending your workshop on:

- Thurs, September 21st @ 1:00PM EST
- Sun, September 24th @ 1:00PM EST

We also don't mind if you decide to drop in for both!

Sessions will also be recorded.

Step 2
Write your scene

Put everything you learned in the workshop to the test and write a scene with your new tension tricks!

Then upload your completed scene (up to 1,000 words) using our secure form. One of our expert writing coaches will get to work!

Step 3

Receive professional, written feedback on your scene so you can see what's working and what's not.

Our experts will show you, in detail, how to improve the drama and also some potential conflicts or story points that you might not have thought about.

Once you finish the Narrative Tension Workshop, you will have a clear understanding on how to add suspense and intrigue to every page of your book.

Everything you need to highten suspense and drama:

Learn what makes tension and how to add it to your story.

See examples of how emotional hooks drive audiences further into your story.

Take a deep dive into narrative conflict and how to transform boring scenes into riveting moments.

Know the basic levels of human stress and how to effectively ratchet up the drama.

Figure out how to use character actions to drive up the suspense.

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