Ask ten authors to explain the elements of adventure, and you’ll get ten answers. But common themes are excitement, discomfort, exploration, and most of all–danger. Considering the themes, the Writing Adventure Fiction workshop will examine character creation, story arc, believable high-stakes conflict, coincidence, and character-driven resolution.
After graduating from the US Naval Academy, John Monteith served aboard a nuclear ballistic missile submarine and as a top-rated instructor of combat tactics. The Clive Cussler Society Adventure Writer’s Competition Finalist and bestselling author has written 16 high-tech naval action thrillers and supernatural adventures in the Rogue Submarine series and Wraith Hunter Chronicles.