Credible: Creating Unreliable Narrators
When used effectively, unreliable narrators can infuse your work with mystery and intrigue, keeping your reader off-balance and on the edge of their seat. In this workshop Lindz McLeod shows you how to structure believable, interesting dialogue. Using exercises designed to create subtextual clues, she’ll lead you through the process of ‘breadcrumbing’ – dropping clues for your reader. Next, she’ll help you create an unreliable character, and show you how to apply these dialogue techniques to your prose to create a narrator that readers want to believe, but know they can’t trust.
Date Saturday, October 23, 11 AM EST / 4 PM BST
Lindz McLeod is a queer, working-class, Scottish writer who dabbles in the surreal. Her prose has been published by the New Guard, Cossmass Infinities, the Scottish Book Trust, and many more. She is a member of the SFWA and is represented by Headwater Literary Management.
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