Book Writing For Beginners: Improving Your Prose

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About the course

Course Highlights

  • Includes 18 lectures, over an hour of video content and engaging tutorials.
  • Learn how to apply simple rules that will significantly improve your fiction and storytelling.
  • Teaching you how to write clear prose that flows, providing an enjoyable experience for the reader.
  • Learn how to use adjectives and adverbs, active and passive voices and special punctuation.
  • A tool for budding writers wanting to create proactive page turners, stunning prose and captivating stories.

Course Overview

This Writing for Beginners Course has been created to help new writers write stories that flow and vastly improve their storytelling techniques. Learn how to effectively use active and passive voices, adjectives and adverbs and special punctuation. It will also cover how to avoid cliches and vague writing and how to keep the reader turning pages.

This course has been created for budding writers and novelists who want to significantly improve their writing skills. If you struggle with punctuation, phrasing and word choice; this course will provide the tuition to develop your skills and avoid stale or cliched writing. Learn how to create captivating stories and stunning prose.

Instructor Bio

Jim Bruce, your course teacher, writes primarily in the science fiction genre. He is fascinated with the possibilities that this type of fiction brings and the craft of writing. Curiosity is the spur that drives him on to create, not just fiction, but political comment, music and poetry.

Course Curriculum

Introduction
Introduction
Course Overview
Course Objectives
Adjectives, Adverbs, Voice and Punctuation
Adjectives and Adverbs
Active vs Passive Voice
Special Punctuation
Words and Numbers
How To Write Numbers
Unnecessary and Fancy Words
Overgeneralizations, Overused Words and Interjections
Absolutes and Overgeneralizations
Cliches and Overused Words
Interjections
Coordinating Conjunctions, Prose and Editing
Vague Writing and Initial Coordinating Conjunctions
Variety In Prose
Conclusion and Editing Tips

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