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7 Videos (15m)
    • Class intro

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    • How to develop an eyecatching first paragraph

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    • Discussing the different genres

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    • How to develop a character

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    • developing the plot

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    • The importance of narration

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    • creating your story

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About This Class

In this class you will learn how to write for an older audience. Remember this is a free write class. The audience you will learn to write for is teens to adults. You will learn to write in all genre styles, but whatever genre style you choose to write in for your final project is your choice. This class will teach you how to craft a short story and how to write a novel if you wanted to. I will teach you the various genres and which ones sell the best. You will also learn about basic things like narration, dialog, character, plot, setting, and other elements that make a good story great. I will also discuss how a ghostwriter, editor, and proofreader are important to work with. I will even discuss ways you can sell your stories or novels online or through self publishing.I am going to be editing and adding more videos soon so if the videos seem ambigous or misleading please let me know. Oh I look forward to conversation too. That's what get's this class going the most.

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It's a good class for beginners, although I do recommend pausing on the wordier pages, because it does move pretty quick. It wasn't quite what I was expecting from the description. If you're looking for tips for writing an 'adult' book, this isn't really it. It's a class for new writers who aren't writing for kids. Hope that helps clarify.

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Joshua Peck

Freelance writer and graphic designer

Hi,

My name is Josh and I'm a professional freelance ghostwriter and graphic designer. I have been working as a freelancer for 5 years now. I do most of my freelance jobs on Fiverr and Craigslist. I also maintain a freelance services website, a Fiverr blog, and multiple facebook pages. I have written over 300 short stories, 200 blogs or more, and 100 or more various other writing projects. I have also designed over 300 logos and a multitude of other graphic design projects for clients around the world. My intent is to help people not just learn about writing, but to learn about freelancing and creating a sucessful business. Hope to work with you soon.