This third course in the “Good with Words: Writing and Editing” series will give you a number of strategies to help with what is often the most intimidating, even paralyzing part of the writing process: getting started.
This course is part of the Good with Words: Writing and Editing Specialization
About this Course
What you will learn
Understand and reflect on the cost of perfectionism in writing
Conduct a “pre-mortem” before starting a writing draft
Identify summaries and scenes
Apply the “nothing else” and “need to know” principles
Skills you will gain
- Time management
Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
The Fantasy of the Uninitiated
The Planning Fallacy
Write Before You Are Ready
To Name is To Know and Remember
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TOP REVIEWS FROM WRITING AND EDITING: DRAFTING
It is an inspiration learning from Prof Barry. He knows his stuff. He is very well-read and he actually motivates me to read wide too.
This course opened me up to more ways to write creatively; emphasis on the use of the semicolon and however.
Excellent content with good insightful exercises and tests
Excellent course! Tons of great tips on writing and editing!
About the Good with Words: Writing and Editing Specialization
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