Short Story 1-2-3: Writing Fiction That Packs a Punch

Online (SF Zoom) Online, Live Remote Meetings, ZOOM

“Ever since I began writing, I’ve been fascinated by the short story form,” Jennifer Lewis says. “You can read a short story from beginning to end in one sitting. I love the immediacy and resolve, the feeling of completion with an economy of words

$360.00

Write from Real Life: Personal Essays and Memoirs

Online (BK Zoom) Online, Live Remote Meetings, ZOOM

In this remote class you will plunge into the personal themes that make your real life stories uniquely yours. In the first half of this class, instructor Alison Luterman will give you writing exercises carefully designed to elicit the undertones and overtones that elevate events and anecdotes into the realm of art

$495.00

Novel Writing Group

Online (BK Zoom) Online, Live Remote Meetings, ZOOM

The Novel Writing Group is designed for writers who have made some progress on their novel (from a complete first draft, to a few chapters, to a detailed outline). The group will provide new novelists with practical tools to help them make progress with various aspects of novel-writing

$320.00

Screenwriting Boot Camp

Online (SF Zoom) Online, Live Remote Meetings, ZOOM

“The best way to learn anything is to DO it,” says instructor Kate Montgomery. “In this fun, informative boot camp, you'll get into the process right away. With an interactive mix of lecture, discussion, screenings, and group and individual writing exercises, you’ll learn and apply the basics of professional screenwriting

Fiction Workshop: Building Our Stories

Online (SF Zoom) Online, Live Remote Meetings, ZOOM

This class is a hybrid take on the traditional workshop model, and while the workshop will be a major component of every class, writers will also have space to generate new material in class

Short and Sweet: Prose Poems, Flash Fiction and Mini-Memoirs

Online (BK Zoom) Online, Live Remote Meetings, ZOOM

In this online class we'll look at examples of short pieces from practitioners such as Lydia Davis and Russell Edson, and we’ll explore how to incorporate techniques like free association and juxtaposition into our work. Then we'll write, share, and write some more

Let’s Get Real: Writing with Authenticity, Passion and Vulnerability

Online (BK Zoom) Online, Live Remote Meetings, ZOOM

Instructor Elaine Beale says, “The best writers create stories that resonate long after a reader has finished the final page. To do this, you have to be willing to go the places that may feel uncomfortable or complicated, to be both brave and curious

Feral Poetry: Risk-Taking on the Page

Online (BK Zoom) Online, Live Remote Meetings, ZOOM

In this 3-week class, we'll look at poems by risk-taking poets like Diane Seuss, Danez Smith, and Chen Chen, among others. We’ll use these poems as jumping-off points for our work, doing prompt-driven writing inspired by what we find there

Comedy Writing 101

Online (SF Zoom) Online, Live Remote Meetings, ZOOM

“Comedy is fragile,” says instructor Kate Montgomery. “One extra word can ruin a laugh. But the truth is, just about anyone can be funny, once they know how it’s done

Jumpstart Your Novel

Online (SF Zoom) Online, Live Remote Meetings, ZOOM

What does it take to write a novel? Maybe you have an idea but don’t know what to write, or maybe you’ve written dozens of pages but suddenly feel stuck. What do you need in order to keep showing up to the page

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