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Word Play

Word Play presents focused writing exercises that explore diction and figurative language choices, helping you develop voice in your stories, essays, and poems. Join any time!

Build a Better Plot

Build a Better Plot: 2-week course taught by Shirley Jump. (Ended April 30, 2017)

The Brainmap

The Brainmap, a 4-week course taught by Shirley Jump. Available until October 31, 2017

The Building Blocks of a Great Novel

A 6-unit course taught by Dianne Drake (includes manuscript evaluation!)

Make Your Online Writing (and Social Media) Pay

4-week online course taught by Jane Friedman; coming in January 2018!

It's Time to Start Your Novel

It’s Time to Start Your Novel, 4-week course taught by Cathy Day. Coming in January 2018!

Your Author Brand

Your Author Brand, 4-week course taught by Dana Kaye, Kaye Publicity Inc. (Registration ended Jan. 31, 2017)