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Allergic to Grammatical Errors

Allergic to Grammatical Errors

I’m fairly certain I’ve made a grammatical error somewhere on this post.  I hope it doesn’t kill any of you.  🙂 Cyanide & Happiness @ Explosm.net Read more at http://www.explosm.net/comics/2712/#reH2EYveHrLGJx3G.99

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Fall 2013 Writing Workshops Now Scheduled

Fall 2013 Writing Workshops Now Scheduled

We’ve added most of our Fall 2013 writing workshops to our current workshops schedule they are now open for registration.  We have a critique workshop in Glendale / Glassell Park, a couple of Saturday one-day workshops, creative writing workshops in WeHo  Santa Clarita, and the Fairfax District, as well as our upcoming Group Coaching meetings. […]

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Critique Workshop – Los Angeles

Critique Workshop – Los Angeles Works-in-Progress: Critique and Support A Feedback-Oriented Writing Workshop Every Other Sunday Writing can be a lonely process. And yet we’re not writing just for ourselves–we’re writing to connect. This workshop is a place to forge those connections and to find readers, inspiration, and motivation. It is for anyone seeking feedback, to learn […]

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How to Pitch a TV Show or Film Class – Los Angeles

How to Pitch a TV Show or Film Class – Los Angeles

New Pitching Workshop starts Sat., 4/2/16 click here: How to Pitch a TV Show   How to Pitch a TV Show or Film Class Pitching is a balancing act.   Pitching is an art form. Whether you are pitching to a producer, an agent, a studio or network executive, you want to sound like a professional. […]

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TV Script Writing Class – Los Angeles – Oct 2nd

TV Script Writing Class – Los Angeles – Oct 2nd

. ** SOLD OUT ** TV Script Writing Class 8 Wednesdays – Starting October 2nd Write in the direction of a TV Sale.   Television writing is an art. This TV Script Writing class is for writers at every level. Maybe you’re starting your first TV script, maybe you’re a a pro in need of […]

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Interview with Shawn Schepps, Instructor for our Upcoming Web Series Workshop

Our 8-week Web Series Workshop starts on August 1st, so we thought we’d interview our Instructor, the fabulous and talented Shawn Schepps about why writers should consider writing a web series.  Not only is she a fantastic and knowledgeable instructor, she even decided to direct one of the series written in our first Web Series […]

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Testimonial about our Editorial Services – 7/19/13

We just received a testimonial about our editorial services / private coaching: I am a writer now, but I started as a book editor, working in New York book publishing for nearly 20 years.  And I can honestly say that Nicole is one of the best editors I have ever worked with.  Not only are […]

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Creative Writing Workshops Starting This Week

Creative Writing Workshops Starting This Week

Just a quick reminder that we have three workshops starting this week: Creative Writing Workshop, 4 weeks, starts tomorrow night Critique Workshop, 4 weeks, starts on Saturday TV Script Writing Workshop, 8 weeks, starts tomorrow night Click on the links above for more information or to register.  

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Ten mistakes aspiring creative writers make

Ten mistakes aspiring creative writers make

After ten years of running LA Writers Group and working with writers in both workshops and one-on-one coaching, I’ve noticed patterns that hold many writers back from reaching their goals.  Here are ten common mistakes I’ve seen aspiring creative writers make: 1.  Wondering how to find an agent or publisher before completing the project. Yes, […]

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