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The Write Yourself Free(SM) Method is designed to teach the essentials of narrative writing so that writers develop confidence in process and imagination. Unlike other writing instruction, WYF relies on cognitive science to explain effective writing, narrative structure, and even the habits and practices of writers. By learning to work with basic cognitive concepts, writers free themselves to develop a personal, complex—and ultimately very satisfying—writing practice.

“I own at least fifty books espousing the secrets of writing, and I recently earned my MFA in writing. Yet, I am mesmerized by the fresh insight, wisdom, and inspiration of the series of lectures by Patrick McCord. He has much to say and much to convey, and I want to hear it all.” -Kristin Quisgard

Two Special Early September Seminars with Patrick McCord, Sept 10th & 11th. See workshop page for more information.

Wednesday, Sept. 10th 10am-Noon 
and at 7:15-9:15pm “Areas of Concern”

Thursday, Sept. 11th 10am-Noon “Stakes & Beliefs”

charles smiling mid sizeIntroducing new teacher: Charles Stafford  “Introduction to Narrative: A Writer’s Practice

Coming up: Film Series with The Bijou. “The Great Beauty,” Sunday, Sept. 14th, 5pm. $15

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