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(re)Discover the Joy of Creative Writing
Do you want to kick-start your inner writer? Has your writing hit a wall? When you sit down in front of the blank page, do you draw a blank? Do you want to feel more inspired? Do you want your writing to feel more inspired? Do you love to write but find it difficult to find ideas to write about? Do you have a lot of ideas but find it difficult to sustain your writing?

If you answered yes to any of the above questions, (re)Discover the Joy of Creative writing is for you.  Whether you are an aspiring writer or an experienced writer looking to ignite your creative spark, this course will help you discover, or rediscover, the joy of writing. It will help you push your writing to the point where you can think  about completing longer works of fiction, a series of thematically-related short stories or perhaps a collection of poetry. With dozens of exercises to get you started and to keep you writing, (re)Discover the Joy of Creative Writing will:

  • spark ideas for fiction or poetry
  • get you writing
  • keep you writing.
  • make writing a joyful experience
  • help you understand and follow the writing process
  • help you determine when, and how, to pursue an idea
  • improve your ability to edit the work you want to pursue
The e-course follows the exercises outlined in the book, (re)Discover the Joy of Creative Writing, including:
  • freefall
  • clustering
  • journey through childhood
  • modelling
  • What if?
  • editing and other exercises.
How the e-Course Works
You read assigned chapters of the book, (re)Discover the Joy of Creative Writing, do various creative writing exercises, and  submit four specific creative writing assignments for feedback. You get feedback on Assignment #1 before you submit Assignment #2, and so on, so you can review the feedback before you tackle the next assignment. You can also asks questions about creative writing at any point during the self-paced, one-on-one e-course. [Read the instructor's creative writing.]

What others have said about the e-course:

  • “Your creative techniques for idea generation will be put immediately to use.” - S. Orm
  • "I feel invigorated and out of the rut.” - K. Tyre
  •  “…a nourishing shot in the arm…” - P. Roster
(re)Discover the Joy of Creative Writing is Ideal for aspiring writers, writers with some experience who want to push their creative boundaries, and experienced writer who feel blocked or want to move their writing in new directions. Request the course outline: PDF file.

New low e-course price: $275. Includes a PDF version of (re)Discover the Joy of Creative Writing. (If you simply want a print or PDF copy of the book, buy it now. If you have a copy of the book, let Paul know and he will discount the course fee.)
  • To sign up for this e-course: email and request the 'creative writing e-course invoice' that you can pay online by credit card, or request the 'pay by check invoice'.
  • Ask about discounts for 3 or more courses or for 3 or more students enrolled in the same course.

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