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Finishing Your Book (ASYNCHRONOUS)

All Levels | This class is for anyone struggling with a book. Although that first sprint of 50 pages—either novel or nonfiction—can be exhilarating, it’s hard to sustain until the end. Sooner or later, you might find yourself in a creative ditch. We’ll take a look at when to revise, which questions are helpful, and which ones aren’t. We’ll seek out ways to reinvigorate ourselves for more writing. The final class will focus on the business of finding an agent and/or publisher.

This class takes place online via our partners at Wet Ink, and sessions can be completed at your own pace each week.

Beginning Fall 2021, we will be adding select in-person classes back to our course catalog. The majority of our classes will still be offered via Zoom.

If a class says IN-PERSON in its title, it will take place in person at our permanent home in Seattle.

If a class says ASYNCHRONOUS in its title, it will take place on Wet Ink, our asynchronous learning platform.

If a class does not have a marker after its title, it will take place via Zoom.

Instructor: Peter Mountford

Class Type: 8 Sessions

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Start Date: 07/12/2021

End Date: 08/30/2021

Days of the Week: None...

Time: – PDT

Minimum Class Size: 5

Maximum Class Size: 20

$355.50 Member Price:
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$395.00 General Price:

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Peter Mountford

Peter Mountford’s novel A Young Man’s Guide to Late Capitalism won a 2012 Washington State Book Award. His second novel, The Dismal Science, was published in February, 2014. A former Hugo House writer in residence, Peter is currently on faculty at Sierra Nevada College's low residency MFA program.

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