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Brainstorming Essay Ideas

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1233 Prospect Ave Windsor Terrace
Btwn Vanderbilt St & Reeve Pl
Brooklyn, New York 11218
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Jessica Gross

What you'll learn in this essay writing class:

Have you noticed that the second you sit down at your notebook or computer and try to think of something good to write about, dammit, your mind goes blank? In this class, we’ll take it down a notch, cultivating the kind of relaxed environment that breeds creativity.

Through fun and low-pressure exercises, we’ll come up with ideas for personal essays, and start writing a few of them. You won’t leave with a finished, polished piece, but rather a series of beginnings that you can craft into full narratives once you leave. Getting started is the hardest part, so this class is designed to make it as fun and playful as possible. Be prepared to enjoy yourself.

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If you're looking for a refund or class credit, you need to back out of the class a full week before it starts. (No exceptions!) We know it's draconian, but since we aren't charging an arm and a leg and have to buy all our materials in advance, it's kinda hard to deal with last-minute bailings.

We also can't transfer registrations to a future session of the class. Sorry!

Instead of dropping out if you have a schedule conflict, a better idea is to ask around and see if any of your friends want the spot. We can't give you a refund less than a week out, even if there's a wait list for the class. 

Regarding bad weather, we generally only cancel classes if the subway system stops running. If traveling during snowstorms might be an issue for you, please take this into account before registering for a class.  

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Brainstorming Essay Ideas
Reviewed by Dario D. on 10/2/2018
I really like the teacher and the activities she has us do. It opened up a lot of ideas in an otherwise pretty blocked writer.
Brainstorming Essay Ideas
Reviewed by Dana B. on 8/30/2018
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Brooklyn Brainery

Brooklyn Brainery is accessible, community-driven, crowdsourced education.

We host casual classes for curious adults about all sorts of things: from physics to Australian desserts, from HTML to shorthand and just about every nook and cranny in between. 

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