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Class Title Section Start • End Dates County Description Start Date End Date Instructor Name Location Building/Room Hours (CEUs) Class Meetings Enrollment Inst. Method Cost Books Registration
Charting Your Path to PublicationC10601/20 - 1/20ChathamYou've written your best work and honed it to perfection. Now what? Getting published is challenging. This workshop teaches strategies to beat the odds of rejection. Topics include: How to select markets for your work, track submissions, and finding great resources. This workshop fulfills a requirement for the Creative Writing Certificate.January 20, 2018January 20, 2018Michele BergerPMC (Pittsboro Main Campus) (opens in a new window)Pittsboro Small Business, room 103G5.00 (0.50)
  • Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
12 seats of 12 available 1TR-Traditional$50n/a
Flash Fiction Made Easy: A DIY KitC10583/3 - 3/3ChathamFlash fiction is irresistible; a joy for both reader and writer. Opportunities are better than ever, with a virtual explosion of contests and publications specializing in the form. Read some of the best, experiment a little, and leave the class with a complete "kit" of your own for future inspiration.March 3, 2018March 3, 2018Ashley MemoryPMC (Pittsboro Main Campus) (opens in a new window)Pittsboro Small Business, room 103G6.00 (0.60)
  • Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
12 seats of 12 available 1TR-Traditional$46n/a
Passionate Grammer in Your PoetryC10563/10 - 3/10ChathamAs a writer, your relationship with language is deep, passionate, and intimate. The power of grammar can add that sexy something that brings energy and appeal to your writing. This workshop will enhance your awareness of grammar and teach you techniques to add spice to your poetry and prose alike.March 10, 2018March 10, 2018Ralph EarlePMC (Pittsboro Main Campus) (opens in a new window)Pittsboro Small Business, room 103G4.00 (0.40)
  • Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
15 seats of 15 available 1TR-Traditional$45n/a
The Business of Writing RomanceC11193/21 - 5/2ChathamEver wanted to write a romance novel...and get it published? The Business of Writing Romance is a seven-week workshop-style class covering the creative and business side of romance. Learn how to create memorable characters, edit and prepare your work for publication, how to market your work, and more.March 21, 2018May 2, 2018Dolly SicklesPMC (Pittsboro Main Campus) (opens in a new window)Pittsboro Admin/Class, room 022414.00 (1.40)
  • Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
15 seats of 15 available 1TR-Traditional$95n/a
The Business of Writing for ChildrenC11205/12 - 5/12ChathamIf you've dreamed of writing a children's book, this is the course for you! Practice the creative side of the craft while developing your own manuscript, and learn the business side of writing, including how to identify publishers, how to prepare your submission, and how to market your work. There are two suggested texts for this class.May 12, 2018May 12, 2018Dolly SicklesPMC (Pittsboro Main Campus) (opens in a new window)Pittsboro Small Business, room 103G6.00 (0.60)
  • Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
15 seats of 15 available 1TR-Traditional$50n/a
Transform Your Health: Write to HealC10593/5 - 4/30ChathamAre secrets hazardous to your health? Can language reduce stress? Is writing a pathway to resilience and optimum well-being? Benefit from the results of research by taking a course in expressive writing. We do all our writing during timed sessions in class. You will take away 21 different writing tools for future use.March 5, 2018April 30, 2018Mary BarnardPMC (Pittsboro Main Campus) (opens in a new window)Pittsboro Admin/Class, room 022616.00 (1.60)
  • Monday, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
12 seats of 12 available 1TR-Traditional$100n/a
Write Your Life StoryC10572/7 - 4/4ChathamWriting your life story can bring enjoyment and satisfaction. It's a priceless gift, a legacy of living history for your family. This class will provide a structured process, prompts for ideas, weekly writing and reading aloud, and suggestions for continuing and publishing.February 7, 2018April 4, 2018Karen PullenPMC (Pittsboro Main Campus) (opens in a new window)Pittsboro Admin/Class, room 022618.00 (1.80)
  • Wednesday, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
14 seats of 15 available 1TR-Traditional$160n/a
Write Your Novel - Part IC10551/27 - 5/12ChathamExplore methods to help you fulfill your dream of completing a novel. Topics include discovering your writing process, organizing your life for writing, reasonable goal setting, perseverance, the role of criticism, and much more.January 27, 2018May 12, 2018Samantha BryantPMC (Pittsboro Main Campus) (opens in a new window)Pittsboro Small Business, room 103G15.00 (1.50)
  • Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
15 seats of 15 available 1TR-Traditional$93n/a
Writing the Killer MysteryC11214/28 - 4/28ChathamThe course will cover the elements of the murder mystery, including sub-genre, story premise, development of character and plot. Developing suspense, red herrings, misdirection, backstory and flashbacks will be included. Critiquing, rewriting and publishing will be touched upon.April 28, 2018April 28, 2018PMC (Pittsboro Main Campus) (opens in a new window)Pittsboro Small Business, room 103G6.50 (0.65)
  • Saturday, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
15 seats of 15 available 1TR-Traditional$50n/a
Your Life is Poem!C10541/22 - 2/26ChathamThis class in the very basics of poetry will introduce students to both the magic of their environment and words. We will read some old classics but not explicate them, only look at their beauty. This class will be discovery/rediccovery and of finding poems in our everyday lives.January 22, 2018February 26, 2018Ruth MoosePMC (Pittsboro Main Campus) (opens in a new window)Pittsboro Admin/Class, room 022612.00 (1.20)
  • Monday, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
15 seats of 15 available 1TR-Traditional$125n/a

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