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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Ines Rodrigues

What you'll learn in this creative writing class:

You think about writing, but every time you face the blank page, anxiety takes over and you can't let yourself go. Maybe you have an idea for a novel, journal or essay, but feel confused and don't know how to start. This is the class for you! Each week we will have lessons on craft where you will learn basic techniques, like structuring your plot or creating a convincing dialogue. 

You will also learn how to better organize thoughts, call the muses and acquire discipline to write regularly. The craft lessons are followed by a prompt where we apply the techniques and practice skills that will help you to improve your writing and move forward with your project.


Please be sure to register by the day before the class at the latest. You will receive an invitation email with a link to join the Zoom meeting.


Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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To cancel a registration, contact the office at least 5 FULL BUSINESS DAYS BEFORE the class start date.

You will receive a full refund, less a $10 processing fee.

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No credit will be given for missed classes or if you are unable to attend a rescheduled make-up class.

Class cancellations due to inclement weather will be made up and will not be refunded.

Students assume full responsibility for choosing the appropriate course level. Please contact [email protected] if you have a question about the level or material.
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Don't Think, Just Write - Online
Reviewed by Anonymous on 7/10/2020
Ines is a wonderful instructor who helps you to think about how to construct your story and build your character. I’m very grateful to have found her class!
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School: Bronxville Adult School

Bronxville Adult School

Serving the Greater Westchester Community and Beyond!  Our classes are open to all and our students come from all over Westchester and the Tri-State area. 

The Bronxville Adult School is a not-for-profit organization incorporated in 1957 and chartered by the New York State Board of Regents. ...

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