Feature Writing For Profit
Gay Edelman, former staff editor of Family Circle, McCall’s, Ladies’ Home Journal and Good Housekeeping; freelance content-provider for multiple mass-market outlets
In this highly interactive workshop-style course, find out how to write web and print stories that sell. Uncover the modus operandi for pitch letters to editors and how to compose grabby heads and leads. Learn to format and package stories, find and approach editors, negotiate fees and payments, as well as how to follow-up on pitches.
You will set and meet weekly goals, complete writing assignments, and draft and send story pitches to at least three editors. Includes a half-hour one-on-one consultation with the instructor. Limited class size. 10 SESSIONS
Dates and Times: Tues, Jan 28-Apr 1, 7-9:30 pm
Fee and Code: $499, XBUSS 090 W
Register online or call 732-224-2315 Monday through Friday from 8:30 am until 5:00 pm.