Fiction and Poetry
- Courses for All Levels
- Focuses on Genre and/or Form
- Offered In-Person and Online
Whether your goal is to write your first short story or to become a published author, these courses help you to take the essential next steps in your writing career. Short story and novel writing courses explore story structure, character development, plot, and dialogue, while poetry courses allow you to experiment with cadence, rhyme, and metaphor.
This Fall, study from anywhere in the world in the safety and comfort of your home through online or remote instruction.
Boost your creativity with an evening of cutting-edge exercises while identifying your next steps as a writer.
Dive into the creative writing process and learn the craft that will lead to a polished short story.
A published novelist discusses structure and then looks closely at up to 50 pages of your own manuscript.
If you have written at least 100 pages of a novel or memoir, focus on moving it forward with a group of writers in the same situation.
Focus on fiction that tells a whole story in less than two or three pages and generate your own super-short stories.
Practice working with essential tools like setting, gesture, dialogue, and tension to turn ideas into great short stories.
Learn the fundamentals of writing for the stage, and experience a reading of your original work.
Learn from two veteran literary agents how to navigate the publishing landscape to publish your book without confusion or intimidation.