These are the courses that consistently draw the most interest. Each one a time-tested winner. But we also encourage you to browse through the rest of our course offerings.
A great entry point for all prose writing—fiction or nonfiction.
All short stories, novels, and novellas welcome—literary, mainstream, or genre.
True stories about aspects of the writer’s life, whether essay or book-length.
Write a movie—indie or mainstream, short or feature-length, any genre you please.
Explore the art of creating effective dialogue—for fiction, nonfiction, and scripts.
Explore the art of bringing characters to life—for fiction, nonfiction, and scripts.
Learn the elusive art of plotting—for fiction, nonfiction, and scripts.
Plot 1: Mechanics
Plot 2: Machinations
A great entry point for all scriptwriting—movies, TV, plays.