Reflections on the CWC Reading

Last night’s reading at the Community Writing Center in Salt Lake City led to a stimulating discussion on many issues confronted by writers of long fiction such as keeping the action going rather than interrupting it with long passages of explanation and background, advancing the plot through dialogue, making descriptions more vivid by using all five senses, and the intricacies of character development. Thanks to a small but enthusiastic group of participants, I came away with renewed energy and appreciation for the writing process — the cookies and cider were good too.

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