How to choose the best creative writing course
These days, there’s no shortage of ways to learn from the comfort of your own home, and writing is no exception. Creative writing classes abound on the internet, but in such a crowded market, it's difficult to know which are best suited to you.
That’s why we built this directory of the best creative writing courses. But how do you know which is the right fit for your needs and lifestyle? Before committing to one of them, we recommend considering some of these questions.
- What skill levels does the writing course cover?
- What’s the price of the writing course? Does it match your budget?
- How long does the writing course run for?
- Who is the instructor of the course? Can you verify their credentials?
- Is the writing course remote or in-person?
More resources for creative writing
Whether you’re a new or established author, there are always evergreen resources out there to how to get a headstart on creative writing!
Free online materials
- Creative Writing Prompts (resource)
- Book Title Generator (resource)
- Character Name Generator (resource)
- Plot Generator (resource)
- How to Write a Novel (blog post)
- How to Write a Book Proposal (blog post)
- How to Edit a Book (blog post)
- For writers in the UK: Writers' & Artists' Yearbook
- For writers in the US: Writer’s Market 2020