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Writeriffic: Creativity Training for Writers (Self-Paced Tutorial)  

Banish writer's block forever with these tricks from the published writer's toolbox.

Who doesn't know the fear of the blank page? How can you transform your visions into the written word? Is it really possible to become a terrific writer? You'll find the answer to these and more of your questions in Writeriffic.

In this high-energy course, you will learn a number of invaluable tricks from the published writer's toolbox. Whether you're at work now or hoping to write a novel, a nonfiction book, a memoir, short stories or articles, Writeriffic liberates the imaginative, inventive bolts of genius that are inside everyone. If you've ever dreamed of hearing your writer's voice and writing what's in your heart and head, this course will make it happen!


Hardware Requirements: 

  • This course can be taken on either a PC or Mac device.

Software Requirements: 

  • PC: Windows XP or later.
  • Mac: OS X Snow Leopard 10.6 or later.
  • Browser: The latest version of Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox are preferred. Microsoft Edge and Safari are also compatible.
  • Adobe Flash Player. Click here to download the Flash Player.
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader. Click here to download the Acrobat Reader.
  • Software must be installed and fully operational before the course begins.

Other:

  • Email capabilities and access to a personal email account. 

Instructional Material Requirements:

The instructional materials required for this course are included in enrollment and will be available online.



1 The Nature of Creativity, Creativity and Self-Discipline, and Finding One's Voice

2 The Nature of Creativity, Creativity and Self-Discipline, and Finding One's Voice (Continued)

3 Creating a Workspace, Molding a Creative Life, Feeling the Fear of Starting, Knowing Your Reader

4 Creating a Workspace, Molding a Creative Life, Feeling the Fear of Starting, Knowing Your Reader (Continued)

5 Types of Creative Writing Opportunities, Clipping Files, Market Guidebooks, the Bubble Method

6 Types of Creative Writing Opportunities, Clipping Files, Market Guidebooks, the Bubble Method (Continued)

7 Grammar, Self Editing, Production Tips and Finding Time to Write

8 Grammar, Self Editing, Production Tips and Finding Time to Write (Continued)

9 Overcoming Obstacles and Building Confidence, Fearing Ourselves, Naming Characters and Selecting Titles

10 Overcoming Obstacles and Building Confidence, Fearing Ourselves, Naming Characters and Selecting Titles (Continued)

11 Evaluating and Sharing Your Work, Attending Writing Conferences, Treating Yourself Well, Keeping Your Dreams Alive
 
12 Evaluating and Sharing Your Work, Attending Writing Conferences, Treating Yourself Well, Keeping Your Dreams Alive (Continued)
 


 

Writeriffic: Creativity Training for Writers (Self-Paced Tutorial)
Item: 202003ILC85060
Class Dates: 7/1/2020 - 9/30/2020 Fee: $135.00
This is a fully online course offered by Ed2Go. Click on Course Title for complete description.