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12 Top Rated Courses For Writers

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Writing With Flare: How To Become An Exceptional Writer

This course takes you one giant step forward toward writing wizardry. The potent tactics, given here as easy-to-digest key principles alongside strategic exercises, will help transform you into a masterful writer quickly. You’ll be armed forever with principles that can turn any piece of mediocre writing into something slick and memorable.

Creative Non-Fiction: Write Truth with Style

In this class, Susan Orlean, best-selling author and longtime New Yorker staff writer, walks us through her writing process for transforming ordinary subjects into exceptional stories. She reveals how she prepares to write, and delves into why curiosity, revision, and collaboration are at the heart of being a writer.

Writing With Impact: Writing That Persuades

This course is jam-packed with no-nonsense advice on how to win people over with the written word. You’ll learn principles that can be applied to most types of non-fiction writing — including emails, reports, presentations, sales pages, advertising, blogs and more.

Secret Sauce of Great Writing

This is an introductory course that will give you a powerful new framework for viewing your writing. It is the basis of a unique writing system designed to massively enhance your skills in as little as a few weeks. The course reveals information that will have an immediate impact on the quality of your prose.

Writing Basics — Learn the Writing Process in 5 Easy Steps

In this course, you will learn the #1 mistake people make when writing. How to do the crucial prewriting stages effectively before writing. How to prepare a full, structured outline that you can use to begin writing effortlessly, and more.

Ninja Writing: The Four Levels Of Writing Mastery

In Ninja Writing, you will discover how to embed quality at every layer of your writing — whether it’s a blog, article, college essay, cover letter, corporate report or content marketing. By the end, you’ll appreciate exactly how one piece of writing can be strikingly beautiful while another — on the same subject — bores you to tears.

Blogging Basics

This class will provide you with the information you need to start blogging on the right foot. Perfect for beginning bloggers, this is a crash course for those who want to learn more about blogging before diving in or who aren’t sure what to consider before starting a blog.

Creative Writing for All: A 10-Day Journaling Challenge

Author Emily Gould walks you through a 10-day creative writing challenge. Filled with inspiring examples, observation prompts, and clever revision tricks. Commit to writing 10 minutes a day for 10 days and, on the final day, revise one entry into a finished piece. Use this class to ban writer’s block and get your good ideas down on paper.

How to Write and Publish an eBook

Tara Gentile has a simple process for turning your ideas into a book available for sale on Amazon or on your own website. You can become a published author and reap the benefits for your business in much less time than you think.

Telling Your Truth Through Writing — A Conversation

NYT bestselling author Ayelet Waldman dives into her approach to constructing narratives, focusing specifically on the challenges and opportunities of memoir writing. Starting with the critical importance of authenticity and honesty, she’ll surface and address the most common (and difficult) choices writers make during the creative process.

Storytelling Fundamentals: Character, Conflict, Context, Craft

Join urban fantasy writer Daniel José Older for a 40-minute dive into the fundamentals of narrative storytelling. This class is for creative writers (both aspiring and established), and everyone who wants a deeper understanding of what makes a great story so captivating.

Write a Story

In this class, you’ll learn tools, advice, and tips on how to get started with creative writing. Josh Mohr will walk you through 9 creative writing prompts that you can share or keep for yourself, and be on your way to becoming an active writer.


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