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Free Writing Series “Creating Stories” with Author Hank Quense

  • Cedar Grove Library 1 Municipal Plaza Cedar Grove, NJ (map)

Hank Quense, author and self-publishing expert, will lead a two part series on “Creating Stories” for anyone who would like to learn how to write or continue writing! This workshop will take place over two consecutive Mondays, March 9 and 16 from 6pm-8pm. “Creating Stories” is free and open to the public and will take place at The Cedar Grove Free Public Library, located at 1 Municipal Plaza in Cedar Grove (behind the post office). To RSVP please write to or at the library front desk or by calling the library at 973 239 1447.

This lecture series provides the attendees with a solid grounding in the design elements and storytelling techniques required by all stories including short stories, novels, memoirs and scripts. Hank will discuss the three components of putting a story together: ideas, story design and the storytelling.  Participants will learn to harness their creativity and fashion a story in a way that will hold their readers’ interest.

Hank Quense writes humorous, satiric Sci-Fi and fantasy stories as well as non-fiction guides for authors on topics such as story design and how to self-publish. Quense has published 14 books and 50 short stories along with a few dozen articles.  He often lectures on fiction writing and publishing and has a series of guides covering the basics on each subject. Please contact Hank at for more information.