At most writing schools, students can expect to hear from their
instructors once a week. At Creative Writing Institute,
your tutor will be available six days a week.
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• Need prodding? That's what we do best!
• Attend in the comfort of your home
• No lunches No bus fare No gas
• Sip a cup of Java as you write
• Kick back in your pajamas
We can't make it any easier than that :)
Creative Writing 101
Emily-Jane Hills Orford
Course: Creative Writing 101
Duration: Eight-Week Term
Instructor: Ms. Emily-Jane Hills Orford
Beginning Level - This class teaches the fundamentals of creative writing. However, if you are a serious writer looking for the best foundation possible, begin with Dynamic Nonfiction, followed by this course, and then Short Story Safari. (Ask your tutor if you need a course in Punctuation Review.) This is the best plan to prepare for advanced courses and a profession as a writer.
In Creative Writing 101, you will learn how to:
� Face your writing fears
� Cluster to find inspiration
� Grow a hard shell
� Write articles
� Write stories
� Learn to use scenery versus imagery
� Dissect story theme
� Write excellent dialogue
� Know the difference between plots/scenes and events
� Experiment with point of view
� Create Believable 2D and 3D characters
� Lean how to use character warts
� Five kinds of conflict
� Story and character arcing
� Good resolutions
� Phrases versus clauses
� The benefits of writing clubs
� Editing techniques
� Flash Fiction
� Students must have a good command of the English language, be able to structure sentences properly, and be able to accept constructive criticism. Count on 90-120 minutes of homework a week.