Improvisational writing!

Improvisational Writing
This is what I’m Teaching at the San Miguel Writer’s Conference
Should be a BLAST!!!

me performing and as MC

me performing and as MC

reading

reading

sure I'll sign my Book!

sure I’ll sign my Book!

book signing Real Conversations  federalBar

Got Writer’s Block???
Get out from behind the laptop and
Unleash Your Creative Writing Power through

Using classic Theater Games

Elizabeth Eve King
(E.E. King) will show you how to create
believable characters and situations.

Can’t think of how to expand upon a situation?
Wondering how “real dialogue sounds?
Using theater game techniques,
Ms. King makes the process of writing fun and accessible.

Simple tricks to build upon a situation
(Always agree to an idea no matter how ridiculous.)

Write one word poems which will help unlock a flood of imagery.

Discover questions to ask to make your characters real.
Where did she get that interesting scar?
Did he have measles?
And why, oh why does she have a phobia about _____?

Reveal actions to make your characters sympathetic (or not),
Hint, have them save or kick a cat in the first page.)

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About E.E. King

E.E. King’s has published many short stories. Ray Bradbury calls E.E. King a writer “marvelously inventive, wildly funny and deeply thought provoking. I can not recommend her highly enough.” HER NEW COLLECTION new Collection of Short Fiction “Another Happy Ending,” comes out in October 2013. There is a book launch and party @ Ray Bradbury’s favorite Bookstore Mystery and Imagination Bookstore October 20th @ 2:00 -3:00pm Her first novel, Dirk Quigby’s Guide to the Afterlife, came out 2010, released in Spanish in 2/2012. She is performing bits of "Dirk Quigby’s Guide to the Afterlife, all you need to know to choose the right heaven.” (in costume) October 30th @ 7:30-8:30 @Echo Park in “Stories Book and Café.” 1716 West Sunset Blvd • Los Angeles • CA [213] 413-3733 The New Short Fiction Series, Los Angeles’ longest running spoken word series, launched her anthology, Real Conversations With Imaginary Friends, 1/2012. Sponsor, Barnes & Noble. All her books as well as her children’s book The Adventures of Emily Finfeather or The Feathernail and Other Gifts are currently available on audible. E.E. King is the recipient of various international writing, biology and painting grants. Her murals can be seen in Downtown Los Angeles and Spain. Elizabeth Eve King has a background in teaching, painting, theater, comedy and biology. She will be an artist in residence at the Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art June -Sept 2015 Ms. King is the recipient of two International Tides painting fellowships, and two international biology Earthwatch grants. She was an advisor for the J. Paul Getty’s and the Science Center’s, Arts &; Science program. She was the Science and Arts coordinator in Bosnia with Global Children’s Organization (a summer camp for war orphans and refugees) in 2000. She was the founding Arts & Sciences Director for Esperanza Community Housing Corporation . She’s worked with children in Bosnia, crocodiles in Mexico, frogs in Puerto Rico, egrets in Bali, mushrooms in Montana, archaeologists in Spain and planted butterfly gardens in South Central Los Angeles. The butterflies wish she had chosen a different location. Her short stories have been published widely
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