Writing a novel or even a short story can seem like a daunting task. But once you learn to identify elements of craft and how the pieces fit together, the process of writing fiction is just plain fun. The focus of this course is on just that – process — from finding your big idea, to developing your characters and conflicts, to structuring your project and revising. We’ll also explore the publishing world and how you might get your work out there. Along the way, you’ll get a real-world view of what it means to be a writer, from bestselling author Gail Anderson-Dargatz and others.