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Why Life’s Tragedies Will Help You Become a Better Writer…

Writers’ Program instructor Sharon Bray is no stranger to tragedy–nor is she a stranger to publishing. In a recent interview, Sharon shares with the Wp’ why life’s most difficult events can make us better storytellers, and why her summer course, Transformational Writing: Writing to Heal and Make Life into Art (Online) may be just the […]

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Your Call is Important to Us and We’ll Answer the Phone to Prove It!

A few years ago and in a past life (as a struggling actor in Chicago), I voiced automated phone lines. I voiced everything from I’m sorry, our lines are busy, please keep holding to If you’d like to speak with a representative, please press one or just say “representative”.   It was a lot of fun […]

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5 Ways to Join the Writers’ Program Community

Two Words: Social media. For writers, and for pretty much anyone in any profession, social media can be a nothing more than a distraction and a curse. Who among us hasn’t sworn off all social media as a useless time-suck, only to find it making its evil way back into our lives in one way […]

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Scholarship Applications Now Available!

Are you passionate about writing but lack the financial resources to take courses? Do you yearn for the guidance of a professional writer and the camaraderie of fellow students? If so, then the Writers’ Program Scholarship Program may be for you. Designed for promising writers from diverse backgrounds who lack the opportunity to study in […]

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Wp’ Master Classes and What Students are Saying!

Each year, the Writers’ Program offers master classes for advanced creative writers and screenwriters. Each master class is a six-to-nine month adventure for a supportive group of only 8 hand-picked students who work together to polish their writing projects. Master class students describe it as a challenging yet incredibly rewarding experience: “The Master Class in […]

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