Write your expert non-fiction book in 8 weeks
Starts Saturday, 3 June 2023
(Sunday, 4 June if you're in NZ or Australia)
In this 8-week live online & recorded course, you'll join a group of strictly 6 participants, with a goal of completing the first draft of your book during the period of the course. During our weekly live online sessions, you'll share and discuss your own writing goals, questions, issues and successes, and receive individual and group coaching. Together we'll cover it all, from how to get started, to overcoming common obstacles, to improving your writing. Get ready to get cracking on your book! It's your time.
Live, one-hour sessions will be held via Zoom at the following start times.
US Pacific: Saturday 2pm
US Eastern: Saturday 5pm
Australia (QLD,NSW,Vic): Sunday 7am
New Zealand: Sunday 9am
Introduction. What, when, how, who – all the details of the course, its outline, times of day, what you’ll need, etc.
Getting started. Understanding your call to write & the rewards. Creating a regular writing habit. Procrastination & other obstacles. Keeping going.
Who is your book for? Creating your perfect client reader.
Organizing & structuring your book. Deciding what goes in and what doesn't.
The 20 mistakes that all new writers make.
Illustrating your book with stories. Different ways to tell your client stories. How to tell a great story.
Editing. Types of editing. When to edit. Employing a professional editor.
Publishing. Carpetbaggers & charlatans. Self-publishing vs traditional publishing. How to. Pitfalls.
Marketing your book. Social media, websites, email, and the whole nine yards.
More… Your questions answered. Throughout the course, you’ll have questions – I’ll make sure these are all answered by the end of the course.
The course fee is US$800 and should be paid in full in advance.
I will consider payment plans on application.
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Sue's 10 week writing course moved me from 10 years of procrastination into writing my book. Sue's inspirational insights and advice truly helped. The content of the programme gave me a solid foundation on which to build my book. I now have faith in my writing.
Elizabeth Ann Morris, Scotland
One of the best things I have done. I understand a lot more now. I would recommend it to everyone.
Cheryl Campbell, Whanganui, New Zealand
My best friend has told me all of my life that I have a gift with words. Just over 3 years ago I was guided to write a children's book. It was written but not finished and needed to be edited. I was given Sue’s name by a lady that I trusted and I plucked up the courage to send my book to Sue, which was not in the best order or state. But for me it was now or never. When Sue returned my book, I cried with joy and also the sheer fact that she understood my words. I joined Sue’s writing course and I gained so much and I totally got why I had waited for Sue to come along.
Aileen Sullivan, Scotland
I am so grateful for this program! This course has made me think differently about my writing process. I am thankful for Sue and for her ability to make me look at things in a different light. A must for all writers.
C. Ara Campbell, Canada
The Rebel Magic Writing Course is giving me the skillful knowledge I've lacked, and most importantly, returning my confidence - enabling me to continue a journey I'd almost given up on. Sue is not just a brilliant writer/author, but a generous teacher; encouraging, inspiring, and best - truthful! I have been blessed by the crossing of our paths.
Elizabeth Herd, Michigan
The best decision I ever made was to join Rebel Magic, Sue is very informative and is excellently supportive throughout the course.
Jacqui McAvinney, Northern Ireland
What can I say? About a thousand things really. But here is the reader’s digest version. Networking - First and foremost the connections you make with other writers is worth the fee all by itself. The community of writers was very inspiring for me. Old dogs and new tricks - The lessons were valuable mostly as a refresher to all those things we were once schooled in. Notwithstanding, I learned new skills which have helped me to improve my writing. Atmosphere - the environment is rich with encouragement and comradery which makes this course priceless. Good Luck in your writing.
Pamela Key Vinton, Texas
Two Reasons to sign up for Rebel Magic Writing Course:
1) Sue will teach you how to make your writing more readable and interesting. She fills each class with tips, techniques and examples of what to do (and what not to do) to write well.
2) Sue will inspire you as she generously shares her skill, expertise and creative talent. In each session, she will encourage you to write, to change your point of view, to edit, to market, to finish well. If you’re serious about honing your writing, whether you intend to publish or not, this class is for you.
Jorie Kramer, Colorado
I was so happy to see the Rebel Magic Writing course offered online. I have always wanted to become an author, but I lacked the confidence and didn’t know how to get started. Taking this class definitely helped me by not only moving me forward, but also with discussing how to get published. Sue is amazing and instructs her class on the latest writing, publishing, and editing skills. She is funny and kind and puts the student in an environment with other likeminded people from all around the world. An added bonus is that there are follow-up courses that have allowed me to stay on track. I highly recommend this course for anyone who’s been stuck in trying to write their story. It has been an amazing journey and one that I can keep pursuing.
Jeryl Lloyd, Florida