Writing Horror and Dark Fiction
For writers of the dark genres: horror, dark fantasy, occult, and science fiction, this seminar contains practical advice on writing horror and dark fiction. Based upon the book, Telling Tales of Terror: Essays on Writing Horror and Dark Fiction, editor Kim Richards will discuss the following topics:
What Scares You.
Beyond Blood, Guts, and Gore.
Suspension of Disbelief.
Occult in your Fiction
Characters and Character Development.
Sex in Horror.
Point of View.
Accurately Portraying Action and Violence.
Women in Horror.
Setting the Mood.