THIS WED. 9/27: SF FICTION BOOTCAMP

Have you dreamed about seeing your name in print in a top literary journal? Now’s your chance! In this 5-week San Francisco fiction writing workshop, Max Ross (Paris Review, newyorker.com) will help you craft a brilliant, heartfelt short piece! Through fun, in-class writing exercises and engaging craft talks, you’ll sample fiction genres like flash fiction, novel, short story, meta fiction, brainstorm new ideas and write a draft of a literary gem. You will learn fiction techniques like dialogue, line editing, and deconstructing a published story in your favorite journal. By end of the class, you’ll have a draft of a stand-out flash fiction tale, a solid plan for where to submit it, and concrete new fiction skills to add to your writing tool belt. Experienced and beginning writers welcome. Before you know it, you will be ready to join the ranks of the 32 students who have published short stories after taking this class.

 

Instructor: Max Ross
Sept. 27, Oct. 4, 11, 18, 25 (4 Wed. nights and 1 one-on-one consult)
7:00 – 10:00 p.m.
Cost: $395 (includes snacks and tea)
Location: Writing Pad San Francisco (1695 18th Street #409, San Francisco, CA 94107)
Note: Class will be limited to 10 students

 

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MAX ROSS

Max Ross’s work has appeared in The New York Times, The Paris Review, American Short Fiction, The Common, The Los Angeles Review of Books, newyorker.com, and elsewhere. His stories have twice been shortlisted for the Pushcart Prize, and he has led writing courses at New York University, The Loft, and the...Read More »


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PAYMENT PLANS: A payment plan for this class is 5 weekly payments of $92.00 All payment plans include an additional $50 admin fee and a small credit card processing fee which is built into each weekly payment. Your card will automatically be charged 5 times every week until your class is paid off. At minimum, you must pay for each class meeting before it meets. Once you sign up for a payment plan, you are responsible for paying in full regardless of your class attendance. Rejected payment transactions are subject to an additional $25 fee. FOR A PAYMENT PLAN CLICK HERE.

EMAIL INFO@WRITINGPAD.COM OR CALL 323-333-2954 IF YOU HAVE FURTHER QUESTIONS.

CANCELLATION POLICY: All sales are final and there are no refunds. Credit may be offered based on class availability. If you can’t come to class, call or email us as far in advance as possible. We will do everything we can to fill your spot, but we can’t make any guarantees. Credit eligibility is not based upon your reason for being unable to attend a class; it is based upon the timing of your credit request and our ability to fill your spot. If we find someone to take your place, you will receive class credit minus a $25 processing fee for 1 day classes and $50 processing fee for long classes. Otherwise, your payment will be forfeit. To use class credits, you need to sign up for class in advance by emailing marilyn@writingpad.com or calling 323.333.2954. If the class is being paid for as part of a payment plan, regardless of whether the student stops attending class, the payment plan must be paid in full by the end of the class. Failure to do so will result in the student’s account being turned over to collections.