This webinar course is designed for the aspiring author who wants to possess the tools necessary to write and publish a book. The topics in this course are:
Module 1: So You Want to Be an Author? (Myths & Realities Associated with Becoming an Author)
Module 2: Fearless: How to Overcome Your Fear
Module 3: Where Do I Start?: A Guide to Beginning Your Book
Module 4: Getting the Book “Down”: Brainstorming, Journaling & Free-writing; Organized Writing: Outlining, Chunking, Pre-Writing
Module 5: Choosing a Publisher
Module 6: Copyright, Libel, and Integrating Other Sources
Module 7: Elements of Good Fiction (Plot & Setting, Character, Perspective, Style, Theme)
Module 8: Becoming an Authorpreneur: Funding Your Work
Module 9: Editing Your Manuscript (Chicago Style, etc.)
Module 10: Formatting & Designing Your Interior
Module 11: All About Covers
Module 12: Marketing & Beyond
This course is geared towards the writer who needs to be guided through writing a book, step by step, with accountability and discipline. Upon enrollment, writers will be paired with a coach and provided an electronic workbook for the twelve-week course. Each week, they will receive a downloadable video lesson and assignment and can have an optional consultation, either by phone or email with their coach. The course is designed to run 12 weeks.
For an additional $10, writers can receive a high-quality workbook that will be shipped to their home.
The cost for the course is $25 per month (4 classes each month) and will be payable at the beginning of each month.