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Noncredit Continuing Education Winter 2015 Courses

NOTE: Room numbers are posted in each building lobby on the day of class.

“The Power of Three: Writing, Self-Publishing, and Marketing Your Fiction” will be a year-long series of courses presented by award-winning author P.J O’Dwyer. O’Dwyer is a published writer of suspense/mystery/romance novels, with her work appearing on television, radio and in newspaper articles. She will take you through the process of writing fi ction (Fall 2014), self-publishing your novel (Winter 2015) and marketing your work effectively using various media (Spring 2015). These courses are designed for
first-time writers who have an idea and for those wanting 
to complete and publish a current manuscript.

Self-Publishing Fiction
Second of the three-part series The Power of Three: Writing, Self-Publishing Fiction and Marketing Your Fiction. $134 (includes $45 in fees*)
Wed 6:30pm-8:30pm, Jan 14-Feb 18
  XI-214 6590 #0959 Centennial High School

Serious about a career in writing? If you’re frustrated with that growing pile of rejection letters from agents and editors and are ready to create your own destiny in publishing, then this course is for you. Award-winning romantic suspense author P.J. O’Dwyer will guide you through the stages of self-publishing. She will share with you the simple steps in creating your own publishing company from the ground up and the importance of branding. It’s all in the details and you will learn the benefits of professional editing and copywriting, appealing cover and interior layouts, and enticing back cover copy that will tempt readers into purchasing your latest novel. Explore how to maximize profits from a single title to a series or trilogy because success is in the numbers and, as a writer, you have more than one story to tell.

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*Fees not eligible for waiver.
**Neither XE courses nor their fees are eligible for waiver.

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