About this Course
Want to improve your writing, but not sure where to begin? This course will introduce you to essential principles and practices for creating writing worth reading.
We’ll begin by covering the basics: forging strong opening sentences, distinguishing telling from showing, eliminating weak language and producing clean prose. We’ll discover how imitating admired writers can help you recognize and enhance the quality of your own narrative voice. Finally, you’ll hone the important skills of editing and rewriting to refine your work.
Anyone who wants to practice and strengthen their writing, from beginners to more experienced writers.
What You’ll Learn
- How to identify and use strong nouns and verbs
- Techniques for keeping tension on every page
- Ways to magnify conflict and raise stakes