Creative Writing: Crafting Personal Essays with Impact

Roxane Gay, Writer & Editor

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11 Lessons (1h 1m)
    • 1. Introduction

      1:30
    • 2. Start With Your Why

      5:03
    • 3. Key Idea: Looking Inward and Outward

      7:17
    • 4. Key Idea: When Truth Matters

      7:50
    • 5. Key Idea: Read to Know What Works

      10:05
    • 6. Conducting Research

      6:23
    • 7. Write Your First Draft

      8:17
    • 8. Revise Your Work

      7:16
    • 9. Getting Published

      6:12
    • 10. Final Thoughts

      0:47
    • 11. What's Next on Skillshare

      0:35
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