Discover the perfect point of view for your story
ABOUT THIS MINI-CLASS
First-person, second-person, or third-person? Close or far? The goal of this mini-class is to help writers discover the perfect point of view for telling a story.
WHAT YOU'LL LEARNLesson 1: The Basics
- What Is Point of View?
- Define the Perspectives
- Why Different Stories Require Different Perspectives.
- Considerations for Each POV
- Gap 1: Audience
- Gap 2: Time
- Gap 3: Knowledge
MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR
Dashka Slater is the author of nine children’s books. Her wildly popular Escargot picture book series uses both the first and second person, while her award-winning picture book The Antlered Ship which has been translated into a dozen languages, uses the third person. She has been teaching picture book writing classes online and in person since 2006.