Description

Learn to create stories that sell, not half-finished drafts you slog through only to receive yet another rejection letter.From inspiration to final product, this course teaches the habits needed to become a productive working writer in the competitive short fiction market. Learn techniques to hone your craft, strengthen your storytelling skills, and create stories that catch an editor’s eye, stand out from the slush pile, and ultimately, lead to sales.What This Course Will CoverWriting a short story from inspiration to final draftThe fundamentals of story structureHow to apply story structure to your own writingGenerate new fiction from regular writing promptsThe essentials of manuscript critiqueAn introduction to content, line, and copy editingGive and receive peer feedback in a closed, safe environmentLearn which feedback to take and which to ignoreInstruction on proper manuscript formatHow to find the right market for your story using market submission toolsHow to submit your manuscript to an editorCover and query letter essentialsHardware, software, and writing resource recommendationsTips & strategies to enhance your writing lifeAnswers to Frequently Asked Questions