If you’ve ever aspired to write for a magazine, this course will help you on your way. We’ll cover all the basics, including:
Identifying magazine-worthy pieces (travel, personal essay, journalism)
Finding an angle
Choosing target magazines
Writing for a magazine audience
Online vs print opportunities
Reporting vs personal experience: finding a balance
Pitching your story to a magazine
We’ll also do some writing exercises and leave plenty of time for questions.
About the instructor
Rebecca Mahoney is an award-winning writer and editor from New Hampshire. As a journalist, her work has been published in newspapers and magazines around the world, including Reader’s Digest, The Boston Globe, the Los Angeles Times and The Miami Herald. A former Orlando Sentinel staff writer, she is now a freelance writer and editor who works with writers of all experience levels. She holds an MFA in fiction.
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