NY Times Worthy Personal Essay

at Writing Pad - POTRERO HILL

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$495 1 seat left
Start Date:

Wed, Mar 11, 7:00pm - Apr 15, 10:00pm (5 sessions)

Location:
POTRERO HILL
1695 18th St Ste #409
Btwn Arkansas & De Haro Streets
California City, California 94107
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One on ones will take place on April 15 via web conference.
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 16 and older
Average Class Size: 9
Teacher: Autumn Stephens

What you'll learn in this essay writing class:

Getting an essay in the New York Times is the crown jewel of personal essays in terms of bragging rights and future book deals. In this five-week San Francisco NY Times worthy personal essay class, NY Times Modern Love alum Autumn Stephens will share her insight into securing this prestigious but elusive prize. Through fun, in-class exercises, an informative craft talk, and in-class feedback, you will learn Autumn’s secret techniques for approaching this essay, including the unspoken expectations of the format, a compelling romantic hook and a crystal clear theme. By the end of the class you will have everything you need to craft your own New York Times Essay, and send it off to the Big Apple!

NY Times Modern LoveIn this class you’ll write an essay worthy of the NY Times Modern Love, Well and Ties columns. We’ll workshop one of your essays until it’s perfect. By the end of class, you’ll have a kick-ass essay that is ready to be submitted for publication and a plan of where to submit it. Your goal will be to sell your essay within a couple of weeks after the class ends!

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Bring Laptop if you have one, socks if it is a non-online class as we have a shoes off policy.

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All sales are final and there are no refunds. Credit may be offered based on class availability. If you can’t come to class, call or email us as far in advance as possible. We will do everything we can to fill your spot, but we can’t make any guarantees. Credit eligibility is not based upon your reason for being unable to attend a class; it is based upon the timing of your credit request and our ability to fill your spot. If we find someone to take your place, you will receive class credit minus a $25 processing fee for 1 day classes and $50 processing fee for long classes. Otherwise, your payment will be forfeit. To use class credits, you need to sign up for class in advance by emailing [email protected] or calling 323.333.2954. If the class is being paid for as part of a payment plan, regardless of whether the student stops attending class, the payment plan must be paid in full by the end of the class. Failure to do so will result in the student’s account being turned over to collections.

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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
7:00pm - 10:00pm Autumn Stephens 5 $495
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Wed, Mar 18 7:00pm - 10:00pm Autumn Stephens
Wed, Mar 25 7:00pm - 10:00pm Autumn Stephens
Wed, Apr 01 7:00pm - 10:00pm Autumn Stephens
Wed, Apr 15 7:00pm - 10:00pm Autumn Stephens

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