Focusing on developing projects and receiving feedback from the instructor and classmates, this course helps students sharpen their skills and work toward completion of publishable work. Writers often repeat Fiction Writing II to continue their projects.
Gain a firm grounding in all the basics of fiction writing; write 1-2 short stories; learn an assortment of writing exercises to develop new ideas and overcome writers block.
The goal of this class is to finish your Young Adult or middle grade novel in 12 weeks.
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Brush up on the fundamentals of fiction writing with a fast-paced combination of brief lectures and writing exercises that let you try your hand at what you've just learned.
Brush up on the fundamentals of writing through a combination of fast-paced lectures and writing exercises that let you immediately try your hand at what you've just learned.
Practice, gain writing inspiration and hang out with other writers without needing to make a long term commitment or spend a lot of money.
Eliminate bad writing habits and begin cultivating confidence through practice and praise. Develop an awareness of your strengths and weaknesses in a supportive, constructive environment. Employ myriad techniques and strategies for finding new writing ideas.
Brush up on the fundamentals of screenwriting with a combination of lecture, exercise and critique; begin a feature-length screenplay and receive instructor and peer feedback.
Got an idea, or pitch or pages to read? The Doctor is IN! Scotty Watson (Late Night w/ Letterman & The Second City) will hellp you get your sketch off the page and onto the stage. Come and participate!
In this workshop, writers are given the freedom to find and strengthen their individual and unique voices as well as to experiment with form, style and new genres. In addition, the workshop provides a structure for writers to produce new work on a regular basis.
Get the business writing skills to compose powerful, professional documents and emails that get attention and prompt action. Build on the business writing fundamentals, apply practical writing techniques that will give you the flexibility to write skillfully in different contexts for multiple readers.
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This course will teach tips and tricks from a full-time freelancer on how to pitch and land assignments from reputable publications, gain attention from discerning readers and editors, and develop a unique style when it comes to expressing a culinary perspective.
You'll go after the story you've always been wanting to tell in this succint short course. We'll cover sources of creativity/brainstorming, building our characters through dialogue, their thoughts, gait, body language.
We'll get advice from famous writers, use prompts and exercises to get the pen moving and start working on our ideal project.