Online Writing Classes

10 Tips For When Writing Gets Hard–Episode 74–October 30 2015

On episode 74 of the WRITER 2.0 Podcast I discuss my ten best tips for when writing gets hard. You can listen to the detailed explanations above, or get the summaries below.  Skip ahead: Look over your outline, or think ahead in your book, and pick a scene you’re excited about writing. Then go write it. …

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The Five Forms of Procrastination–Episode 64–October 2, 2015

“The price an artist pays for doing what he wants is that he has to do it.” William S. Burroughs In this solo episode of the WRITER 2.0 Podcast, I talk about how procrastination affects our writing lives. First, I touch on three things writers should understand about procrastination: Most writers—even successful ones—procrastinate. We procrastinate …

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The Five Stages of Editing–Episode 62–A.C. Fuller PNWA Talk–July 2015

This special episode of the WRITER 2.0 Podcast is a recording of the talk I gave at the 2015 PNWA Conference. Important note: the podcast is designed to be listened to while viewing the slideshow, available here: 5 stages of editing, PNWA I start by discussing two of the biggest impediments many writers face while writing, …

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The Five Things Writers Must Know–Episode 59 + Blog Post–September 21 2015

This is the prologue to a writing book in progress, WRITER 2.0, which won the 2014 SF Writing Conference Contest, non-fiction category. You can listen to a summary of my thoughts in the podcast episode above. I have taught writing in wildly diverse settings for fifteen years. From privileged nineteen-year-olds in New York City, to …

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The Five Things Writers Must Know–Episode 59 + Blog Post–September 21 2015

This is the prologue to a writing book in progress, WRITER 2.0, which won the 2014 SF Writing Conference Contest, non-fiction category. You can listen to a summary of my thoughts in the podcast episode above. I have taught writing in wildly diverse settings for fifteen years. From privileged nineteen-year-olds in New York City, to …

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Write Your Memoir–An Introduction–Audio and Presentation

This podcast episode is a recording of a class I offered at Vineyard Park at Mountlake Terrace on July 12, 2016. To get the full experience, listen while viewing the slide show, which can be viewed on my website here: Write Your Memoir Presentation.compressed. In this class, we explored: • the difference between memoir and autobiography; • how to …

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