October 20 – 23, 2022

Pasadena, CA

How to Evoke Emotion in Every Scene

From fast-paced thrillers to contemplative literary novels and everything in between, readers need to connect to your characters to create a page-turning story. Emotion is the thread that binds readers to your characters’ experience. This session will help you use sensory cues, powerful imagery, character cues, and other tools to evoke the emotion that hooks readers and creates deep, compelling characters.