Classes: Brainstorming, Writing Prompts and other Classes to Get You Started

You can see our complete list of classes on our Classes and Workshops page.  The classes below have been categorized as specializing in getting your writing started.

2017-06/18 Story Structure with Mark O’Bannon

Professional writers use fundamentally different…

Continue Reading

2017-06/22 FREE Intro to Write a Bestseller in a Weekend with Tom Bird

DATE CHANGE This FREE lecture will introduce you to the concepts from Tom Bird which will be more fully developed in his Saturday Course "How to…

Continue Reading

2017-06/25 Scene with Cathy Scott

Learn how to create scenes for both fiction and nonfiction that grab readers' attention and move the story forward. Learn how to build a scene, brick…

Continue Reading

2017-06/27 Point of View: Dig Deeper with Lisa Kessler

Dig a little deeper… Finding deep point of view in your fiction writing. Learn writing techniques to help you pull the reader deeper into the…

Continue Reading

2017-07/08 Turning Points with Judy Reeves

Our lives are filled with moments, large and small, that we emerge from a different person. James Joyce called them epiphanies and John L’Heureux…

Continue Reading

2017-07/09 Online Marketing Secrets with Mark O’Bannon

This is a free event, use the buy button to RSVP How to create a buying frenzy. What every author ought to know about writing and marketing. Some…

Continue Reading

2017-07/10 Creative Writing with David Coddon

You’ll be writing both in class and at home, then receiving supportive, constructive feedback from your instructor and your fellow writers. At…

Continue Reading

2017-08/12 How to Start a Novel with Jennifer Lane

Facing down the blank page is often the most difficult part of writing a novel. In this 3-week workshop, we will go over methods for generating and…

Continue Reading

2017-09/17 Navigating the Social Media World For Beginners with Maggie Espinosa

Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and other social media doesn’t have to be difficult. This class will teach you how to cruise through the murky waters…

Continue Reading

2017-09/30 Make Your Book Talk with Tamara Merrill

Well written dialogue will make your characters come alive. It will move your story forward, advancing your plot in a natural flow. Participating in…

Continue Reading