Kathleen Ahrens (Author),
Candy Gourlay (Author)
Moderator: Jonathan Dorf (Playwright)
Lights! Conflict! Action!
Kathleen Ahrens discusses the importance of writing conflict into your plot, as a tool for getting and keeping the readers attention.
The Hero's Journey
Candy Gourlay discusses the journey of the hero in the story, and how that can be used to appeal to young readers.