Online Writing Courses

Welcome to our new writing online courses.

These classes are based on our writing courses that Patricia Rose Upczak teaches in the Rocky Mountains. Enjoy and experience a NEW WORLD!

The first 100 people to buy our new online courses get a FREE 1-hour writing consultation with Patricia Rose Upczak.

All courses are offered as digital download recordings with clear instructions, writing prompts, information and email access to Patricia Rose Upczak, the instructor.  PDF downloads included. Welcome to the exciting world of writing!

PDF DOWNLOADS

  1. Character Profile
  2. Writing Prompts 1

COURSES

Build Your Own Story

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Ever wonder how authors come up with interesting stories? Ms. Upczak will show you the building blocks of a story: character, setting, theme, and plot (the problem and the solution). Experience fun, hands-on activities using intriguing prompts and a basic blue print. By the end of the workshop, your creativity will be flowing and you will have the satisfaction of having completed your own story. Then you can take the blueprint and build some more.

This is the foundation course for additional courses to follow, which will also include archetypes and how to use them in your writing.

Includes MP3 download and access to Ms. Upczak’s help and thoughts through synchron@csd.net. Be sure to put Writing Course Question or Thoughts in the subject field.

Part 1:  $40. Click here to purchase online

Part 2:  $40. Click here to purchase online

Make Your World Come Alive

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Do you love to delve into a book and enter another world? Ms. Upczak will show you how to enrich setting and character through imagery and description. You’ll do fun writing exercises to help make your story a vivid, multi-sensory experience that readers can’t resist. This workshop will help your writing shine!

Includes MP3 download and access to Ms. Upczak’s help and thoughts through synchron@csd.net. Be sure to put Writing Course Question or Thoughts in the subject field.

Part 1:  $40. Click here to purchase online

Part 2:  $40. Click here to purchase online

Make People Leap Off the Page!

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Learning how to make your readers love your characters is essential to a successful story. Ms. Upczak will share ways to create vivid, three dimensional characters who stay with your readers long after the last page. She will lead you through short writing exercises designed to let your characters develop and shine. Also exploring archetypes for character development.

Includes MP3 download and access to Ms. Upczak’s help and thoughts through synchron@csd.net. Be sure to put Writing Course Question or Thoughts in the subject field.

Part 1:  $40. Click here to purchase online

Part 2:  $40. Click here to purchase online

Sculpting A Memoir

sculpting a memoir online writing courseYou have the raw material – memories of people, places and experiences. Now how do you put them together and chisel them into a riveting piece of literature? Ms. Upczak will discuss ways to structure your story, create intriguing scenes, flesh out characters, build suspense, and weave in essential themes. Be ready to do fun writing exercises to bring your memoir to life. This workshop will give you a basic tool set for a fascinating life story.

Includes MP3 download and access to Ms. Upczak’s help and thoughts through synchron@csd.net. Be sure to put Writing Course Question or Thoughts in the subject field.

Part 1:  $40. Click here to purchase online

Part 2:  $40. Click here to purchase online

Advanced Course: Adventures in Novel Writing

Writing a book can be a wild journey. Thrilling, and at times just hard work. Ms. Upczak shares practical, emotional and psychological strategies that have helped her enjoy the adventure and finish each of her books. You will complete the course feeling energized and equipped with new tools to get through the rough parts of your own book writing journey.

This is an advanced course for those who have learned the fundamentals of crafting a story.

Includes MP3 download and access to Ms. Upczak’s help and thoughts through synchron@csd.net. Be sure to put Writing Course Question or Thoughts in the subject field.

Part 1:  $40. Click here to purchase online

Part 2:  $40. Click here to purchase online

Creating Brilliant Alive Characters!

creating characters online writing courseYour readers need to fall in love with your characters or they won’t keep reading your book. Ms. Upczak will share ways to create vivid, three-dimensional characters who grow and develop through the story. She will lead you through short writing exercises designed to let your characters deepen and shine.

This is an advanced course for those who have learned the fundamentals of crafting a story.

Includes MP3 download and access to Ms. Upczak’s help and thoughts through synchron@csd.net. Be sure to put Writing Course Question or Thoughts in the subject field.

Part 1:  $40. Click here to purchase online

Part 2:  $40. Click here to purchase online