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How to Write the Narrative Poem

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  • Have you tried telling your story in verse? Learn how to write narrative poetry in this week's article.
  • Browse our updated course calendar through December.
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I hope you and yours are happy, healthy, and well.


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How to Write the Narrative Poem

The definition, history, and many possibilities of narrative poetry.

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One-Day Live Workshops

(Live Workshop) The Art Friend’s Dilemma: Advice on Writing from Real Life (December 2) NEW!

with Briana McGuckin | Single-Day Webinar | $89

Are you writing about people from real life? This one-day live workshop answers the question of how to be a good art friend.

Our Upcoming Courses

Browse full course calendar

November Courses

Crafting a Story or Novel Chapter Using Forward-Moving Tension (November 17) NEW!

with Sandra Novack | 4 Weeks | $235

How do writers tell stories with tension, action, and emotion? Learn how to write forward-moving tension in this 4 week fiction course.

Character Transformation Workshop: How to Write Stories that Emotionally Resonate (November 17) NEW!

with Giulietta Nardone | 4 Weeks | $235

Learn how to write emotionally resonant journeys that stick with the reader, using the power of character transformation.

From Writing Circles to Poems of Gratitude and Hope (November 17)

with Susan Vespoli | 4 Weeks | $235

Poetry is a powerful method for healing and happiness. Write poems about gratitude and hope in our intimate, live-video writing circles, with instructor Susan Vespoli.

Getting Started Marketing Your Work (November 17)

with Gloria Kempton | 4 Weeks | $235

Solve the mystery of marketing and get your work out there in front of readers in this 4-week online class taught by Instructor Gloria Kempton.

The “I’ve Always Wanted To Write Fiction” Workshop (November 17)

with Shelley Singer | 5 Weeks | $275

Learn the basics of fiction writing and submit weekly writing for feedback from Shelley Singer, author of 13 novels. It's time to start.

Plot Your Novel (November 24)

with Jack Smith | 8 Weeks | $395

Over eight weeks, you'll develop a solid basis in the fictional elements—protagonist, setting, secondary characters, point of view, plot, and theme—while you develop the outline of your novel. You'll receive feedback at all stages from your fellow writers and your instructor.

The Ongoing Fiction Workshop (November 24)

with Shelley Singer | 10 Weeks | $460

Many students have attended this 10-week online fiction workshop with Shelley Singer multiple times, completed novels, and come back to finish more books.

December Courses

Tales From The Memory Palace: 6 to 250 Word Memoirs (December 1)

with Giulietta Nardone | 4 Weeks | $235

If you want to be an in demand storyteller in the digital age, you need to get in, get out and get going. In this "short" four-week memoir writing adventure, you'll learn to scope out, swoop down and snatch up important memories from your life then speed write them into miniature masterpieces.

Write Your World: Express Your Creativity through Article Writing, Blogging, and Essays (December 8)

with Rudri Patel | 6 Weeks | $330

Want to write your world, your way? Join us for this six week program on article writing, blogging, and essays.

Fundamentals of Travel Writing (December 22) NEW!

with Jennifer Billock | 8 Weeks | $395

Take to the skies in this online travel writing course. We'll discuss the market, different types of travel writing, and pitching your piece!

Writing for Children: Create A Picture Book! (December 29)

with Kelly Bingham | 6 Weeks | $330

Picture books have changed greatly over the last few decades, and the market is wide open for fresh ideas. Join us in this six-week intensive where we’ll take that idea of yours and turn it into a manuscript!

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