Writing Parenthood: Writing for a Growing Market
Parenthood provides a wealth of fresh writing topics, and parenting editors are clamoring for your personal stories and reported features. This eight-week course offers strategies, tips, and tricks on how to mine your personal life for ideas, pitch to online and print publications, create a compelling story arc, locate research and interview experts, and build your social media platform. Also, gain insight and advice from parenting editors. Whether you are a current or an aspiring blogger and whether you want to get published for the first time or are a widely published author looking to update your skills, you will leave this class with one ready-to-publish personal essay or hybrid essay/reported piece.
You'll Walk Away with
- One polished and ready-to-publish work of nonfiction
- A greater understanding of how to identify and navigate publishing opportunities
- Writers at all levels looking to capitalize on a robust and expanding market
- Parents who are interested in sharing their experiences through writing