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Virtual Poetry Workshop

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Adeyemi Artistry - Virtual Learning via Zoom

In this course, you will learn to enhance and augment your creative writing ability. This poetry class is one that will assist in your creative writing process and upon completion you will gain confidence in writing some of the best poetry you have written. Materials Needed to Fully Participate: Pencil/Pen Notebook An open mind About the...

Sunday Aug 16th, 3pm - 5pm Eastern Time

The Nestling Course

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Fledgling Writing Workshops - Online Online Class , Online, New York 00000

In many respects the online version of The Fledgling Course, the Narrative Nestling Course is slightly more goal-oriented. While The Fledgling Course focuses solely on the generation of ideas and content, this at home series culminates with all participants having completed the draft of some original piece of creative writing—whether it be a chapter,...

Wednesday Aug 12th, 8pm - 9:30pm Eastern Time

  (6 sessions)
$300

6 sessions

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Creative Writing 101 Two Day Intensive

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Online Zoom Conference, New York, New York 00000

Are you eager to test the waters of creative writing but not sure where to start, or how? Have you written previously but been away for a while and hope to dip back in? Here you will be guided surely and safely into the writing life. There’s no pressure to work on a specific project or even settle on which type of creative writing you prefer. The...

Saturday Oct 10th, 1pm - 4pm Eastern Time

  (2 sessions)
$190

2 sessions

Creative Writing Workshop

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Los Angeles Writers Group - Online 00000

Add some creativity to your week from the comfort of your own home This long-standing in-person generative, creative writing workshop, which took place in West Hollywood, CA, for 15 years, has switched to an online format so you can now join us from anywhere. Tap into your creative side, write work that will surprise you, and learn a few things along...

Saturday Aug 15th, 10am - 12:30pm Pacific Time

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Flight Behavior

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Fledgling Writing Workshops - Online Online Class , Online, New York 00000

Always wanted to write a book, but unsure how or where to start? Stuck on chapter four and searching for support? In our weekly sessions we'll discuss the bones of creating a successful manuscript including lessons on plotting, character development, setting, and more. We'll turn to examples from master novelists to light our way and write together...

Thursday Sep 24th, 7pm - 9pm Eastern Time

  (6 sessions)
$400

6 sessions

Intensive Creative Writing Weekend

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Alaa Al Aswany Creative Writing Workshop - Greenwood 159 20th St, Brooklyn, New York 11232

This Creative Writing Weekend is designed for writers who want to learn the craft of exceptional storytelling in an intensive setting. In this three-day workshop course, students gain a high level of training in the craft of writing by mastering rhythm, tempo, tone, and brevity. They explore the process of developing lively characters, mapping out...

Thursday Aug 13th, 2pm - 9pm Eastern Time

  (3 sessions)
$1,770

3 sessions

Creative Writing 101 Level 1: 6 Weeks

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Online Zoom Conference, New York, New York 00000

Are you eager to test the waters of creative writing but not sure where to start, or how? Have you written previously but been away for a while and hope to dip back in? Here you will be guided surely and safely into the writing life. There’s no pressure to work on a specific project or even settle on which type of creative writing you prefer. The...

Thursday Sep 10th, 2pm - 5pm Eastern Time

  (6 sessions)
$210

6 sessions

Writing a Short Story (Remote Live)

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Santa Monica College - Online Online Classroom, Los Angeles, California 00000

You will be given writing prompts in class and guided through sensorial meditation/exercises which activate your creative world. We will look at and discuss the works of great short story writers. You will be given writing homework which the instructor will read, edit, and make suggestions on how to improve and deepen what is already there. ...

Saturday Sep 12th, 11am - 1pm Pacific Time

  (6 sessions)
$129

6 sessions

Poetry Writing & Reading Workshop

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Santa Monica College - Online Online Classroom, Los Angeles, California 00000

Improve your writing by reading exciting poets! If you're a beginning reader of poetry or an already practicing poet, come discover the secrets of poetic form, metaphor, imagery, rhythm, and much more by looking deeply into the works of a wide range of poets – from Shakespeare and the classics to the best international, American, and LA poets—such...

Saturday Oct 17th, 11am - 1pm Pacific Time

  (6 sessions)
$99

6 sessions

Fiction Writing Level 1 Two Day Intensive

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Online Zoom Conference, New York, New York 00000

Fiction is a wonderful conjuring act. With only words and the reader’s imagination, a work of fiction can sail across the world in pursuit of a whale, or time-travel to another dimension, or zero in on a few minutes in line at the local bank, enveloping the reader in a made-up story that feels real.  To pull off this feat requires a balance...

Saturday Sep 26th, 1pm - 4pm Eastern Time

  (2 sessions)
$190

2 sessions

Drop-In Poetry Workshop

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at SF Creative Writing Institute - Virtual Classroom

The SF Creative Writing Institute is proud to continue our bi-monthly “Drop-In” Poetry Workshop, a one-off, three-hour workshop that will allow poets and writers to sharpen up skills with new techniques, original and diverse prompts, and just maybe even clear out that unseemly writer’s blockage. This three-hour workshop is designed for all levels....

Wednesday Aug 12th, 5pm - 8pm Pacific Time

The Migration Course

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Fledgling Writing Workshops - Online Online Class , Online, New York 00000

This course is offered for writers returning or arriving to the Fledgling nest who are ready for a more traditional workshop experience. Mixing the generative experience you know and love with the critical seminar style you might expect from standard workshops, these sessions are split in two. Each writer will be the focus of an hour of discussion...

Tuesday Sep 8th, 7pm - 9pm Eastern Time

  (5 sessions)
$380

5 sessions

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Creative Nonfiction 101 Level 1: 6 Weeks

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Online Zoom Conference, New York, New York 00000

Nonfiction—pieces that spring from the real world—is everywhere. Magazines, newspapers, books, blogs, websites. And nonfiction has grown more diverse and creative than ever, embracing all styles from straight to zany to lyrical, encompassing every topic imaginable from schoolyard memories to a trek in Nepal to the creation of the universe. Here...

Wednesday Sep 9th, 7pm - 10pm Eastern Time

  (6 sessions)
$334

6 sessions

Novel 101: Intro to Novel Writing Workshop

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Writing Pad - Online Online Classroom via Zoom, Los Angeles, California 00000

Note: This is primarily a lecture class with some in-class exercises but not everyone will get to share their writing for feedback due to the seminar format. Is it your dream to write the great American novel? In this 1 day Online lecture format Intro Novel Intensive, successful novelist Katherine Taylor will teach you the fundamentals of long form...

Saturday Sep 12th, 10:30am - 1:30pm Pacific Time

Dialogue Writing Level 1 Two Day Intensive

This class is temporarily being offered remotely.

at Gotham Writers' Workshop - Online Zoom Conference, New York, New York 00000

As Rhett tells Scarlett in the movie Gone With the Wind, “Frankly, my dear, I don’t give a damn.” (In the book version, there’s no “frankly.”) Either way it’s a good line, and you should give a damn about your dialogue. Dialogue is crucial to any kind of story—fiction, nonfiction, any kind of script. Bad dialogue can sink it like a...

Saturday Oct 10th, 1pm - 4pm Eastern Time

  (2 sessions)
$190

2 sessions

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