Success Stories

Lisa Kors Awarded Launchpad Mentorship

Lisa Kors Awarded Launchpad Mentorship

Former student Lisa Kors was a 2019 Launchpad Pilot Mentorship winner with her script Princes' Hospital, which was started during her time in the Writers' Program. Of the script's journey she says, "Having my script, Princes' Hospital, selected as the Best Original...

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Success: Liska Jacobs’ Latest Novel

Success: Liska Jacobs’ Latest Novel

Former student Liska Jacobs had her second novel published in November of last year (her first was a success story, too). Of her newest book Liska says, "The Worst Kind of Want is my ode to womanhood, death, and sex. It's received critical acclaim and is long-listed...

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Success: Jennifer Chow’s Mystery Series

Success: Jennifer Chow’s Mystery Series

Former student Jennifer Chow is about to have the first book in her new mystery series published and has already been featured in book lists on CrimeReads and She Reads. Jennifer says, "My new #ownvoices Sassy Cat mystery series will be published by Berkley/Penguin...

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Success: Ruthie Marlenée to Publish Novel

Success: Ruthie Marlenée to Publish Novel

After receiving her Certificate in Fiction Writing, Marlenée has found a home for her novel Curse of the Ninth with WiDo Publishing. The e-book is available now, and the hard copy will be released later this week (1/27/20). Ruthie says of the book, “Inspired by real...

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Feature Articles

Instructor Interview: Angela Bole – UPDATED

Instructor Interview: Angela Bole – UPDATED

Welcome new Writers’ Program instructor Angela Bole! Angela was originally scheduled to teach a new course, Self Publishing, onsite in Spring. However, with all the shuffling when we moved to remote instruction, we decide to move her course to Summer (Reg# 375287)....

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Instructor Interview: Kevin O’Keefe

Instructor Interview: Kevin O’Keefe

Welcome new Writers’ Program instructor Kevin O‘Keefe! Kevin is teaching Writing the Think Piece Tuesday evenings online (Reg# 373713) this Summer and sat down with us to offer some insight into creative life and his upcoming course. What sparks your creativity? A...

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NEW Courses for Summer 2020

NEW Courses for Summer 2020

It’s already starting to feel like summer in southern California and while we still have some time until we reach the midpoint of the year, we’re already in week two of Summer registration. Though the global situation continues to be ever-shifting, we will continue...

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