Estelle Erasmus

Estelle Erasmus

Adjunct Instructor

Estelle Erasmus, an award-winning journalist and writing coach, has written for over 100 publications, including The New York Times, Writer's Digest, GH, WIRED, The Washington Post, and Salon. Formerly editor-in-chief of five national consumer publications, she is a longtime member of the American Society of Magazine Editors and The American Society of Journalists and Authors. Erasmus appeared on Good Morning America and won an ASJA award for her viral New York Times article "How to Bullyproof Your Child." Erasmus writes the "All About the Pitch" column for Writer's Digest magazine and her book Writing That Gets Noticed: How to find your voice, become a better storyteller and get published for New World Library, will be published in 2023.

Currently Teaching

Editing Articles and Essays to Submit for Publication

When it comes to editing your writing for publication, your construction needs to be tight. In this interactive workshop, instructor Estelle...

Micro Memoir: Writing Your Life in 200 Words or Less

If you haven’t been published before, try your hand at micro memoir—the hottest new category in publishing. Micro memoirs are very...

Writing Midlife and Beyond

Learn how to shape your personal experiences and reporting into a compelling, publishable essay or feature for the midlife and beyond market.