The Freelance Writer's Toolkit: The Pros & Cons of Writing Under a Pseudonym | Mike Allred | Skillshare

The Freelance Writer's Toolkit: The Pros & Cons of Writing Under a Pseudonym

Mike Allred, Writer | Speaker | Educator

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14 Videos (31m)
    • Pen Names Introduction

      2:32
    • You Simply Don't Like Your Name

      1:25
    • Your Name Is Hard to Pronounce

      1:37
    • Same Name As Famous Person

      1:29
    • So You Want To Write Erotica

      2:57
    • Political Views

      5:40
    • Writing For Opposite Genders

      1:55
    • You Want Total Privacy

      1:31
    • Previous Work A Writing Disaster

      1:04
    • Age Discrimination & Perfect Pen Name Tip

      4:55
    • The Hazards of Exposé Writing

      1:01
    • To Protect & Shield Your Family

      1:20
    • First Steps To Your Pen Name

      2:06
    • Pen Name Final Thoughts

      1:30

About This Class

For the new freelance writer, one of the most important decisions you'll make is whether to write using a pen name, or your real name.  In this class we'll cover eleven important decisions you might face, as a new writer, involving your name.  Should you write using a pseudonym, or pen name, or should you write using your real name and true identity?

This class is meant to stimulate your thinking about what you should do, when faced with these eleven naming situations.  As a new writer, using a pen name is an important decision you should make early in your writing career.  This class will help you make the decision.

 

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Mike Allred

Writer | Speaker | Educator

Writer, speaker, storyteller, narrator, video/voice spokesperson. 

 

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