Get tips on where to come up with ideas for new nonfiction pieces
Learn how writers craft pitches to get the interest of editors
Understand what editors look for in each type of writing and where to find them
About this course:
A quick taste of what it takes to pitch nonfiction articles for publication. This three-hour online workshop includes a look at the basic types of nonfiction (profiles, retrospectives, essays, how-to articles, etc.), where to get ideas, how to turn ideas into a story pitch, and what editors want. Students should come with questions and be ready to perform a short writing exercise.