- Length: 4 Months
- Lesson Time: 4-6 hrs/lesson
- Number of Lessons: 6
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This six-lesson course assumes your basic writing knowledge and serves as your initiation into professional writing. Learn to capture your ideas, properly format a manuscript, communicate like a writer, self-edit the way the pros do, and find appropriate markets.
- See your writing improve in only six lessons
- Enjoy personal instruction, encouragement, and support from an experienced mentor via email
- Polish your writing for best sales potential
Develop your writing through lessons written and mentored by industry professionals, handpicked by Jerry B. Jenkins.
View a short lessons overview below, or download a PDF with an in-depth look at each lesson.
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Writing Essentials Lessons
1. Your Adventure Has Begun
2. Presenting Yourself as a Professional
3. The Language of Writing
4. Self-Edit to Make Your Work Sparkle
5. The Writer as Observer
6. Finding Markets by Thinking Reader-First
Payment PlanWhen you sign up you will be charged a $100 down payment, plus shipping and handling. Your credit card will then be automatically charged 3 consecutive monthly payments of $86, transacted on the 20th of each month. Total tuition under this plan is $358. We will send your course materials as soon as the down payment is processed.
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Full PaymentPay for the entire curriculum up front and receive a $23 discount, making the total tuition $335, plus shipping and handling. We will send your course materials as soon as the payment is processed.
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