The Plot Thickens (8/2/21 – 8/5/21)


A ticking time bomb. A secret in danger of being revealed. A mess of your character’s own making. How can we push the stakes in our stories to make them more compelling? Join author and educator Sonja Solter for The Plot Thickens!

Dates: Monday-Thursday, 8/2/21-8/52/21
Time: 9 – 11 am (PT) // 12 – 2 pm (ET)
Ages: 10-14

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Whether your favorite genre is fantasy, realistic fiction, or adventure, whether you write short stories, are working on a longer piece, or prefer to craft graphic novels–this camp will focus on intensifying your storyline through a variety of engaging techniques. Our activities will help you to generate new stories or deepen stories you are already working on. This class is appropriate for writers ages 10 – 14.

Minimum enrollment: 6
Maximum enrollment: 20
Should minimum enrollment not be met, we will contact you to offer a refund or other learning experience in exchange.

Cancellation Policy: Refunds will be given for cancellations requested two weeks or more in advance of camp. For cancellation requests received less than two weeks before camp, you will receive credit towards another camp or learning experience.

Stone Soup and Society of Young Inklings are both nonprofit organizations, and part of our collaborative mission is to celebrate the full, vibrant diversity of youth writers’ voices and stories.

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Sonja K. Solter is a mentor and Drafting Workshop lead with the Society of Young Inklings, as well as the author of the middle-grade novel When You Know What I Know (2020).

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