Whether it’s an experience found in your kitchen or halfway around the world, whether it’s an idea you can’t forget or a conversation with a fascinating person, sometimes the most intriguing stories are true.
True stories about aspects of the writer’s life, whether essay or book-length.
Feature articles are the story-driven side of journalism, covering topics either earth-shaking or frivolous.
Various types of viewpoint writing—essays, op-eds, reviews, and more.
A great entry point for the creative forms of nonfiction—including memoir, essay, feature articles, and reviews.
Prose writing with a humorous slant—fiction, memoir, essay, you name it.
A great entry point for all prose writing—fiction or nonfiction.
Everything you need to know to launch a blog—conception, setting up, content, and attracting readers.
Tour the spectrum of food writing—reviews, memoir, essay, articles, blogs, and books.
Tour the spectrum of travel writing—articles, memoir, essay, blogs, and guidebooks.
Most nonfiction books are sold on the basis of a proposal—a sales document for the book-to-be.
Navigating the publishing industry, for both novels and nonfiction books.
Explore the art of creating effective dialogue—for fiction, nonfiction, and scripts.
Taking advantage of the many avenues for publishing short nonfiction pieces—articles, essays, and more.
The writer’s view on a topic, interlaced with experiences from the writer’s life.
Illustrated stories, whether in comic book or graphic novel form.
Explore the art of bringing characters to life—for fiction, nonfiction, and scripts.
Push past obstacles to write like your pen is on fire—fiction or nonfiction.
Learn the elusive art of plotting—for fiction, nonfiction, and scripts.
Plot 1: Mechanics
Plot 2: Machinations