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3-Month ONLINE Personal Essay Mentorship: Developing Your Voice – Writing Workshops
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Class participants will turn in their own writing on two occasions, personal essays or memoir excerpts, and receive feedback from the instructor and fellow classmates. Due to sometimes sensitive subject matter, the tone of workshop discussions will be respectful and open minded. No prior creative nonfiction study or workshop experience is required. By emphasizing the links between imagery and text, students will learn to write a personal essay that truly stands out from the crowd. This workshop will help you to: Articulate how a specific personal experience shaped you as a person and how it guides your future goals ; Identify what type of program(s) you want to apply for and why. The NYC One-day Intensives are taught in-person. Personal Essay Intensive topics include: personal essay defined, merging the personal and universal, structure, voice, getting published. Course components: lectures, writing exercises. Intensives are open for writers of any level. Students must be 18 years or older.

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Mar 07,  · Two weeks ago I had the privilege of sitting on a few freelance writing panels at the San Francisco Writers Conference. Beyond questions about pay, building a portfolio or pitching reported articles (a subject I’ve written on in depth), I was struck by the number of questions about personal essays and submitting personal essays. Class participants will turn in their own writing on two occasions, personal essays or memoir excerpts, and receive feedback from the instructor and fellow classmates. Due to sometimes sensitive subject matter, the tone of workshop discussions will be respectful and open minded. No prior creative nonfiction study or workshop experience is required. By emphasizing the links between imagery and text, students will learn to write a personal essay that truly stands out from the crowd. This workshop will help you to: Articulate how a specific personal experience shaped you as a person and how it guides your future goals ; Identify what type of program(s) you want to apply for and why.

8-Week Online Personal Essay Writing Workshop with Diana Spechler – Writing Workshops
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By emphasizing the links between imagery and text, students will learn to write a personal essay that truly stands out from the crowd. This workshop will help you to: Articulate how a specific personal experience shaped you as a person and how it guides your future goals ; Identify what type of program(s) you want to apply for and why. Taught by New York Times Columnist and Novelist Diana Spechler. There is no form more timeless, or more timely, than the personal essay. This class is for all writers, whether you've hardly written a word or have been writing for years. No prior nonfiction study or workshop experience is required. Join us! A strong personal essay will hook the readers from the very first sentence and lead them through a series of dynamic shifts, until they are left with a strong empathic resonance or a host of new information to integrate into their own life perspective.

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By emphasizing the links between imagery and text, students will learn to write a personal essay that truly stands out from the crowd. This workshop will help you to: Articulate how a specific personal experience shaped you as a person and how it guides your future goals ; Identify what type of program(s) you want to apply for and why. Mar 07,  · Two weeks ago I had the privilege of sitting on a few freelance writing panels at the San Francisco Writers Conference. Beyond questions about pay, building a portfolio or pitching reported articles (a subject I’ve written on in depth), I was struck by the number of questions about personal essays and submitting personal essays. This practical, generative seminar uses guided brainstorming techniques to enable each writer to come up with ideas for several nuanced personal essays they are uniquely qualified to write. Then, using writing prompts, you'll explore one or more of your ideas, developing it into the nub of an essay.

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Begins Monday, March 1st, 2021

This practical, generative seminar uses guided brainstorming techniques to enable each writer to come up with ideas for several nuanced personal essays they are uniquely qualified to write. Then, using writing prompts, you'll explore one or more of your ideas, developing it into the nub of an essay. Taught by New York Times Columnist and Novelist Diana Spechler. There is no form more timeless, or more timely, than the personal essay. This class is for all writers, whether you've hardly written a word or have been writing for years. No prior nonfiction study or workshop experience is required. Join us! Mar 07,  · Two weeks ago I had the privilege of sitting on a few freelance writing panels at the San Francisco Writers Conference. Beyond questions about pay, building a portfolio or pitching reported articles (a subject I’ve written on in depth), I was struck by the number of questions about personal essays and submitting personal essays.