ILLUSTRATED JOURNALING WORKSHOP 5 WEEK

Have you ever watched people journaling in a cafe or on the bus and wondered what they were doing exactly? Find out in this five-week illustrated journaling workshop with author, journalist, and illustrator Christopher Noxon who will guide you through this inspirational new medium that uses words and pictures...Read More »


STORY TIME PLUS: A STORYTELLING CLASS (5 WK)

Performance essays are all the rage. In this five-week storytelling class, two-time winner of the Moth GrandSlam and a host of the Moth StorySlam in Los Angeles, Matteson Perry will teach you how to be a storytelling pro. You’ll do fun, improvised storytelling drills, learn about the...Read More »


ADVANCED COREYTELLING: A MASTER STORYTELLING CLASS

You’ve gotten up at the Moth, but that GrandSlam title remains elusive. No Problem! Let comedic storyteller and Moth host Corey Rosen help you take your storytelling into overdrive. In this 5-week advanced storytelling class in San Francisco, he covers topics like getting the raw emotion in your story,...Read More »


SO YOU WANT TO BE A TV WRITER: A TV WRITING WORKSHOP (7 WK)

You dream of writing a killer pilot that launches you a staff job on Game Of Thrones. Or maybe you want to turn your life story into an Emmy award-winning HBO series. If so, veteran screenwriter and TV writer Mike Ellis can help. He’s written for all the big...Read More »


TV WRITING PT 2: A TV PILOT FIRST DRAFT WRITING WORKSHOP (5 WK)

You have all the elements of a great comedy or drama pilot: a great premise, clear characters, an engaging world, and a solid outline. Unfortunately, the thought of actually writing the pilot fills you with dread every time you stare down at the blank screen. No problem! Mike Ellis...Read More »


SO YOU WANT TO BE A TV WRITER? (ONLINE)

If you want to break into TV, you’ll need the help of a seasoned pro. Enter veteran scribe Karen Hall (The Good Wife). In this seven-week TV Writing Workshop, you’ll get her help on your great TV idea and learn how to turn it into a terrific...Read More »


BRAND U: A BLOGGING AND SOCIAL MEDIA WORKSHOP IN SAN FRANCISCO

Want to use your blog as a personal branding weapon to achieve your dreams? Say hello to your blogging coach and expert blogger, Whitney Moss (Rookie Moms). In this one-day blogging and social media workshop in San Francisco, Whitney will teach you how to drive people to your blog...Read More »


GETTING TO THE FINISH LINE: A MASTER SCREENWRITING WORKSHOP

You have a movie script in progress, but as you move through the acts, plot twists, and scenes, you get stuck. Have no fear. Veteran scribe Chris Reed (11 scripts sold) will help take your script to the next level in this five-week screenwriting master workshop in Los Angeles....Read More »


SO YOU WANT TO BE A SCREENWRITER?: A BEGINNING SCREENWRITING WORKSHOP

You dream of writing a killer script that launches you to the top of “The Black List” and gets you a seven figure deal. Or maybe you want to turn your life story into an Emmy award-winning HBO series. If so, veteran screenwriter and TV writer Chris Reed can...Read More »


TV WRITING PT 2: A TV PILOT FIRST DRAFT WRITING WORKSHOP (5 WK)

You have all the elements of a great comedy or drama pilot: a great premise, clear characters, an engaging world, and a solid outline. Unfortunately, the thought of actually writing the pilot fills you with dread every time you stare down at the blank screen. No problem!...Read More »


MURDERS, MYSTERIES AND CASES: AN ONLINE TV PROCEDURAL WORKSHOP

Dead body on the lawn? Cool! An essential element of every great TV Show franchise is a compelling procedural engine that hooks the viewer. In this 1-day online TV Procedural Workshop, veteran scribe Karen Hall (The Good Wife) shares her secrets for seeding your episodes with...Read More »


SO YOU WANT TO BE A SCREENWRITER?: A BEGINNING SCREENWRITING WORKSHOP

You dream of writing a killer script that launches you to the top of “The Black List” and gets you a seven figure deal. Or maybe you want to turn your life story into an Emmy award-winning HBO series. If so, veteran screenwriter and TV writer Chris Reed can...Read More »


YOU IN 1200 WORDS: AN ONLINE PERSONAL ESSAY WORKSHOP

Have you dreamed of seeing one of your essays published in the New York Times? Successful journalist Elna Baker will show you how. Elna will help make your essay relatable, targeted for the right publication, and tantalizing to readers. In this seven-week online personal essay workshop, you’ll learn about...Read More »


YOU IN 1200 WORDS: A 5 WEEK PERSONAL ESSAY WORKSHOP IN SAN FRANCISCO

Have you always wanted to write a personal essay but you don’t know where to start? Successful journalist, K.K. Goldberg, will help you transform your bad blind dates and visits from unruly parents into insightful, compelling revelations. In this one-day personal essay workshop, she’ll show you how...Read More »


BLOGGER'S PARADISE: A BLOG CONTENT DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP

You want to share your passion for food, movies, politics, or fashion with the world, but you don’t know how to get anyone to pay attention to your blog. Have no fear, successful blogger Anita Chu will show you how to craft a blog that stands out. In this...Read More »


A NOVEL APPROACH: AN INTERMEDIATE NOVEL WRITING WORKSHOP (5 WK)

Is it your dream to write the great American novel? Finishing a book is a tough thing to do even for the seasoned professional. In this 5 week novel writing workshop, successful novelist Lauren Strasnick will help you nudge your book to the finish line! She’ll also teach you...Read More »


SCREENWRITER'S TREASURE CHEST: AN ADVANCED SCREENWRITING WORKSHOP

You have an outline for your brilliant screenplay, or maybe even a first draft. But how do you take it to the next level and turn it into a polished, sellable script? Enter veteran screenwriter Chris Reed (Disney, Touchstone) to help you make your screenplay shine. In this 5-week...Read More »


HOW TO HOOK AN AGENT: AN ONLINE LITERARY AGENT WORKSHOP

You have a brilliant new novel, memoir, or collection of short stories that you want to put out there (or an idea for one), but you’re not sure how to land an agent and get it published. Have no fear, Elise Capron, literary agent extraordinaire, is here! Through an...Read More »


WISE WARLOCKS AND KILLER ROBOTS: SCIENCE FICTION AND FANTASY WRITING IN LOS ANGELES

Have you always dreamed of writing whimsical tales that take place in a futuristic world of your own creation? In this class, successful science fiction writer, Jennifer Brody will share her recipe for crafting an irresistible science fiction or fantasy tale! Through fun, in-class writing exercises and...Read More »


DREAM IT, PITCH IT, WRITE IT: A SCREENWRITING BOOTCAMP IN LOS ANGELES

The spec script market is hot right now, but to play the game, you have to have a finished movie script. In this five-week screenwriting bootcamp in Los Angeles, veteran screenwriter Wayne Powers (“The Italian Job”) will help you shepherd your amazing screenplay from concept to outline and teach...Read More »


BOOK PROPOSAL WORKSHOP ONLINE (7 WK)

Working on a gripping memoir, nonfiction book, or novel but have no clue how to land an agent or contract? Associate Editor at Harper Collins, Trish Daly can help make your dream of publishing your book a reality! She’ll help you present and shape your book so it’s the...Read More »


SO YOU WANT TO BE A WRITER (4 WK): A CREATIVE WRITING CLASS IN LOS ANGELES

You’ve always dreamed of finding the time to write on a regular basis or to finish a screenplay, a novel, a collection of poems, or a story. You can do it, and this four week creative writing class in Los Angeles will help you! Writer of a thousand talents,...Read More »


STORYTELLING FROM THE HEART 7 WK: AN ONLINE STORYTELLING CLASS

Want to tell powerful true stories without schmaltz to a packed audience of adoring fans? Let Moth GrandSLAM winner and This American Life Story Scout and Contributor Elna Baker share her tips for turning heartbreak, humiliation, and tragedy into a riveting five-minute piece that is the perfect mix of...Read More »


SO YOU WANNA BE A BLOGGER?: A BLOGGING WORKSHOP IN LOS ANGELES (4 WK)

You don’t just want to write a post, you want to kick your blog into overdrive and garner legions of followers. Let award-winning blogger Jessie Rosen show you how. In this four-week Blogging Workshop in Los Angeles, she’ll take you through the ABC’s of blogging. Through fun writing exercises...Read More »


SO YOU WANT TO BE A NOVELIST?: A NOVEL WRITING WORKSHOP

Is it your dream to write the great American novel? In this 5-week intro novel writing workshop, successful novelist Steph Cha will help you take your great book idea and turn it into a page turner. Through fascinating craft lectures, she will teach you the fundamentals of long form...Read More »


STORY TIME: A 4 WK STORYTELLING CLASS IN SAN FRANCISCO

Want to tell powerful true stories without schmaltz to a packed audience of adoring fans? Let comedic storyteller and Moth host Corey Rosen share his tips for turning heartbreak, humiliation, and tragedy into a riveting five-minute piece that is the perfect mix of vulnerability and comedic vavoom. In this...Read More »


STORY TIME: A STORYTELLING WORKSHOP IN SAN FRANCISCO (5 WK)

Want to tell powerful true stories without schmaltz to a packed audience of adoring fans? Let comedic storyteller and Moth host Corey Rosen share his tips for turning heartbreak, humiliation, and tragedy into a riveting five-minute piece that is the perfect mix of vulnerability and comedic vavoom. In this...Read More »


SCREENWRITER REPRESENTATION WORKSHOP

Do you have that killer screenplay that’s dying to be sold but you have no idea how to get it to the right person? The best way to get an agent is to know one. Enter Chad Snopek, manager, producer, and former agent, to take you through the process...Read More »


MATTESON PERRY

Matteson Perry is a performer, two-time winner of the Moth GrandSlam storytelling championship and a host of the Moth StorySlam in Los Angeles, and a screenwriter. His writing has appeared in The New York Times Modern Love, McSweeney’s, and College Humor. His work has been featured on NPR and...Read More »