Online Summer Sampler

Date: 6/5/17 – 6/30/17

Location: Online

Ages: Adult

Class Level: Beginning

• Regular: $80.00
• Member: $72.00

This fun, low-stakes (and low-cost) class is designed for people who have never taken an online class and want to know how one works. People new to the Loft, or even new to Creative Writing are welcome.You will get to sample several online classes, get to know some of our teaching artists, and dabble in different genres. Enjoy weekly writing prompts you can enjoy doing by the pool while sipping your favorite summer beverage. The only prerequisite is that you are ready to begin writing!

Week 1:
Get Started Writing Invention Techniques - Jack Smith (from Micromanaging Your Short Story)
Descriptive Writing - Jackie Cangro (from Back to Basics)

Week 2:
Poetry Personifcation - Jennifer Burd (from Mastering Metaphor)
Ekphrasis - LouAnn Muhm (from Poetry Inspired by Art)

Week 3:
Fiction Point of View - Brian Malloy (from Introduction to Short Story)
Beyond Point of View - Alison Wyss (Adapted from Four Revisions in Eight Weeks)

Week 4:
Multigenre & Mashups Hermit Crabs - Dorothy Bendel (from Finding the Right Form)
Patchwork Poems & Paragraphs - Sarah Sadie (from Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy? Writer)