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It’s All About Character

DiAnn Mills




Hands-on, Power Point led presentation. Novels are about strong characters who have a problem to solve. This class helps the reader understand the value of creating characters who are credible and colorful, unique and distinguished in every line of story.

Character motivation is always the match that lights the fire under any novel. It is accomplished in characterization, backstory, plot, setting, dialogue, emotion, symbolism, and body language. Each aspect shows who the character is.



A 6 Hour Course with detail instructions on the following aspects of writing:

Breathing Life Into Your Character

Showing Character through Fiery Emotion and Symbolism

Showing Character in Distinct Dialogue

Showing Character in a Powerful Plot

Showing Character in Unlikely/Antagonistic Settings


Cost: $500.00 plus travel & lodging expenses reimbursed. Provide book sales table. *Budget and number of participants taken into consideration.


About DiAnn Mills

DiAnn Mills is a bestselling author who believes her readers should expect an adventure. She combines unforgettable characters with unpredictable plots to create action-packed, suspense-filled novels.

Her titles have appeared on the CBA and ECPA bestseller lists; won two Christy Awards; and been finalists for the RITA, Daphne Du Maurier, Inspirational Readers’ Choice, and Carol award contests. Firewall, the first book in her Houston: FBI series, was listed by Library Journal as one of the best Christian Fiction books of 2014.

DiAnn is a founding board member of the American Christian Fiction Writers, a member of Advanced Writers and Speakers Association, Sisters in Crime, and International Thriller Writers. She is co-director of The Blue Ridge Mountain Christian Writers Conference and The Mountainside Marketing Conference with social media specialist Edie Melson where she continues her passion for helping other writers be successful. She speaks to various groups and teaches writing workshops around the country.

DiAnn has been termed a coffee snob and roasts her own coffee beans. She’s an avid reader, loves to cook, and believes her grandchildren are the smartest kids in the universe. She and her husband live in sunny Houston, Texas.

DiAnn is very active online and would love to connect with readers on Facebook: www.facebook.com/diannmills, Twitter: https://twitter.com/diannmills or any of the social media platforms listed at www.diannmills.com.