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Creative Writing Weekly

at The Writing Studio - Los Angeles Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, California 90036

In this class, you will learn first and foremost that you can write—and write well! In fact you will surprise yourself by the work you’ll be producing. The class is designed to enhance your creativity, imagination and personal voice while also teaching the skills of creative writing—memoir and fiction. We use calming...

Thursday Nov 14th, 6:30pm - 9:30pm

  (4 sessions)
$160

4 sessions

Business Writing with Positive Impact

at Training Connection - Downtown 915 Wilshire Blvd Ste 1800, Los Angeles, California 90017

On this class students will learn to improve their sentence structure, grammar, punctuation and spelling. Understanding different audiences will allow students to produce clear and effective emails, reports and proposals.  The hands-on exercises make the course interactive and fun, plus they are full of tips and techniques you can use immediately....

Friday Dec 6th, 9am - 4:30pm

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Saturday Creative Writing Workshop

at The Writing Studio - Los Angeles Melrose Ave, Los Angeles, California 90036

In the peaceful atmosphere of the Saturday workshop, and with the help of meditations that quiet the critical mind, writing becomes possible, cathartic, transformational. You can write memoir or fiction. Each workshop is focused around an inspirational theme or myth. You’ll write three times for about one hour each time, and receive constructive,...

Saturday Nov 16th, 9:30am - 6:30pm

Introduction to Screenwriting

at Mt. San Antonio College - Walnut 1100 N Grand Ave Bldg 40, Walnut, California 91789

In this fast paced comprehensive session, you will learn about special screenwriting terms and formats for television and the big screen. You will also learn how to plot a story, develop characters, and execute your work in the proper screenwriting format. You will discover the difference between a Treatment, a Spec Script and a Shooting Script and...

Thursday Nov 14th, 4pm - 5pm

Writing for Online Blogs, Magazines, and Websites

at Mt. San Antonio College - Walnut 1100 N Grand Ave Bldg 40, Walnut, California 91789

In this fast-paced session, you will learn how to find more than 1,000 opportunities that pay, find story ideas, and conduct interviews.  Participants will also learn where to find sources, how to protect your copyright, create query letters, and use this credibility to sell other articles or even your self-published novel.   During...

Thursday Nov 14th, 6pm - 7pm

TV 101: TV Writing Fundamentals Seminar

at Writing Pad - East Los Angeles 1132 Van Pelt Ave, Los Angeles, California 90063

Do you want to write for television, but don’t know where to start? Not to worry. Veteran TV writer Steven Peros will provide the foundation you need to begin your journey into the world of writing for the small screen. Steven has sold four pilots (to MTV and NBC-Universal, among others), and wrote for one of AMC’s first scripted series, (which...

Sunday Dec 8th, 2pm - 5pm

Writing Marathon

at On the Page - Studio City 12412 Ventura Blvd Suite #3
, Studio City, California 91604

The day of the marathon, On the Page Writers’ Studio will be open 9AM to Midnight. Feel free to show up any time that day. Drop in and out, or write the entire 15 hours! Just bring your computer and plug in. Once you’re there, a schedule will be posted with “quiet writing time” of 75 minutes, with 15 minute breaks in-between. Writing instructor...

Sunday Dec 1st, 9am - 11:55pm

TV and Screenwriter Representation

at Writing Pad - Palms 10200 Venice Blvd #203, Culver City, California 90232

Do you have that killer pilot or movie script that’s dying to be sold but you have no idea how to get it to the right person? The best way to get a manager is to know one. Enter Chad Snopek, manager of Mark Friedman (Executive Producer, Fox’s “Wayward Pines”) and producer, to take you through the process of finding literary representation....

Sunday Dec 15th, 6pm - 9pm

TV Structure for Pilot Writing

at Writing Pad - East Los Angeles 1132 Van Pelt Ave, Los Angeles, California 90063

Killer TV Pilot Architecture clinic. Writing a TV pilot is a tall order for anyone and without firm footing, your feet are as good as clay. Fortunately, whether you’re writing a thriller set in outer space or an angsty teen love romance set on a Montana ranch there’s a set of basic principles that will help you consistently arrive at “the end.”...

Sunday Dec 15th, 6pm - 9pm

Beginner's Guide to Getting Published

at Mt. San Antonio College - Walnut 1100 N Grand Ave Bldg 40, Walnut, California 91789

Did you know Stephen King was rejected 75 times before he sold his first novel? If your goal is to become a published freelance writer by selling a magazine article, short story, poem, or even a novel to a traditional publisher, this comprehensive workshop will guide you to, then past the editor's desk.  You will discover how to: become a “published”...

Thursday Nov 14th, 7pm - 9pm

Explore 50 Different Self Publishing Options

at Mt. San Antonio College - Walnut 1100 N Grand Ave Bldg 40, Walnut, California 91789

Self Publishing is all the rage, but is it the best option for YOU? (participants must attend “Beginner’s Guide to Getting Published”) And, can you do both? You will discover the pros and cons of all the self publishing options, including print-on-demand and e-book publishing, as well as the Amazon option of Create Space.  You will leave...

Thursday Nov 14th, 9pm - 10pm

NY Times Worthy Personal Essay

at Writing Pad - Palms 10200 Venice Blvd #203, Culver City, California 90232

Getting an essay in the New York Times is the crown jewel of personal essays in terms of bragging rights and future book deals. In this five-week Los Angeles NY Times Worthy Personal Essay class, Times Contributor Rich Monahan will share his insight into securing this prestigious but elusive prize.  Through fun, in class exercises, an informative...

Thursday Nov 14th, 7pm - 10pm

  (5 sessions)
$425

5 sessions

Meet the Publisher: Get Your Manuscript Critiqued

at Mt. San Antonio College - Walnut 1100 N Grand Ave Bldg 40, Walnut, California 91789

Have you ever wanted to talk to a real agent or publisher? Are you tired of having your manuscripts critiqued by non- professionals or paying an editor too much money to change your writing to their voice? Bring your in-progress manuscript for an in-class critique of one page of your poetry, article, short story, screenplay, novel, non-fiction book,...

Thursday Nov 14th, 5pm - 6pm

Writing the First Draft

at On the Page - Studio City 12412 Ventura Blvd Suite #3
, Studio City, California 91604

Brainstorming the story you want to tell. Outlining without writing a novel. Getting your story out of your head and on the page quickly, efficiently, and creatively. That's what we do in this class. And, we do it in 6 weeks. Week 1: Idea Brainstorming Week 2: Story Outlining Week 3: Scene Crafting Week 4: Page Formatting Week 5:...

Saturday Jan 4th, 1pm - 4pm

  (6 sessions)
$450

6 sessions

The 90-Day Novel Telecourse

at L.A. Writers' Lab

This class is NOT an in-person class, but a telecourse class. You need access to a phone to dial in to the live class. The 90-Day Novel Telecourse is an intensive workshop designed to guide the writer from initial idea to the completion of a first draft. This program is available for both fiction writers and memoirists, and is offered to writers at...

Monday Jan 20th, 12pm - 1:30pm

  (13 sessions)
$545

13 sessions

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