Time Management for Writers

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Not getting your writing done, even though the pandemic has you home-bound with tons of more free time? Keeping a writing routine is especially tricky right now, but it can be done. Whether you’ve got a project you want to finish, or you’re just starting to create a writing routine—this class is for you. Some things we’ll cover in class: making realistic goals and how to achieve them, some tricks to beating procrastination and staying on task, and how to fit writing time into our lives during these difficult times. Bring your calendars to the first session, and join us for some support.

LIVE VIDEO CONFERENCE: This workshop will be held via our online video conferencing platform, Zoom. The dates and times will remain the same. You can view brief tutorials on using the platform here. Shortly before the start date participants will recieve an email with login info. Please check your spam if you don’t see it.

About Melanie Figg

Melanie Figg, author of the award-winning poetry collection, Trace, has received grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and others. As a certified professional coach, she offers women’s writing retreats and helps writers to finish projects, tame their inner critics, and add more ease and productivity to their creative lives. More about her at: www.melaniefigg.net.

Teaching Style: With over 25 years of teaching expertise, Melanie is a skilled and generous instructor. Her classes are well-organized but flexible—and include an effective combination of discussion, lecture, and in-class exercises/workshops. She also offers detailed, helpful feedback on student work with clear ideas of how to proceed with revision. Melanie is determined that students leave her classes with new skills, a deeper understanding of craft, and a lasting excitement for writing and reading.


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