June 2017. Blockbuster Fiction: Exploring Emotional High Points in Popular Films

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Award winning, Writers Digest author, Cheryl St.John presents:
Blockbuster Fiction: Exploring Emotional High Points in Popular Films

Cheryl is the author of numerous novels. Her stories have earned mutiple RITA nominations, Romantic Times awards, and are published in over a dozen languages.

Amazon and Goodreads reviews show her popularity with readers.

For example, Cheryl’s bestselling non-fiction book, Writing With Emotion, Tension & Conflict by Writers Digest Books, ranks a 4.9 star rating on amazon.

Cheryl is an avid movie buff, and Writing With Emotion, Tension & Conflict reflects that by using examples from popular films to show examples of emotion and conflict.

In this workshop, Cheryl uses the top grossing movies of 2013 (Frozen; The Hunger Games: Catching Fire; Man of Steel; Maleficent; Gravity) to demonstrate characterization, emotion, and motivation.

Preparation if desired:
Kick back and watch some–or all–of those movies. Tell your family you’re doing super-important writers homework to prepare for Cheryl’s workshop.

Learn more at cherylstjohn.net

June 22, 2017, 6PM @ Swanson Library, 90th & Dodge, Omaha

The meeting room is on the basement level. Park on the east side of the building and walk into the lower door.

After the meeting, we’ll gather for our informal Afterglow chat session at Village Inn, 7837 Dodge Street.

Jeanie Jacobson

Jeanie Jacobson

Jeanie Jacobson is on the leadership team of Wordsowers Christian Writers Group. Her book, Fast Fixes for the Christian Packrat, is available on Amazon. She’s also published in “Focus on the Family”and “LIVE” magazines, many Chicken Soup for the Soul releases, and Bethany House compilations. Jeanie teaches workshops geared toward helping new writers, and is working on a Christian-slanted YA fantasy novel. Connect with her at jeaniejacobson.com
Jeanie Jacobson

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