Are You Ready to Preserve Your Family’s Military Stories?

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Save 40% on THE WRITE STUFF at Research, Write, Connect by Family History Writing Expert Lisa Alzo!

LIMITED TIME OFFER! Take 40% off the regular price of THE WRITE STUFF courses at Research, Write, Connect! You must use coupon code MAY19 at checkout to receive your discount! Sale valid through Tuesday, May 28th! Click HERE to save!

NOW is the time to create family story tributes to your military ancestors. Learn how and save 40% on The Write Stuff online writing courses with Lisa Alzo!

Lisa Alzo of Research, Write, Connect has developed a series of proven online courses called The Write Stuff that will help you preserve those military stories of your family members and ancestors. I’ve worked with Lisa in the past developing various online boot camps and writing intensives and I can vouch for her skills. The feedback from participants in these writing classes has been stellar and some have even gone on to publish their own family history books!

Lisa also has a series of  writing courses—The Write Stuff—that can help you finally produce written tributes to your ancestors who served in the armed forces.  “We’ll teach you how to continue your writing project by identifying a compelling story, working through practical considerations for publishing for a wider audience, implementing key creative nonfiction writing techniques writing a “hook” chapter. We’ll provide helpful tips, checklists, and worksheets to help keep you on track.”

And if you act fast, you can take advantage of an amazing offer: Save 40% on any or all The Write Stuff courses when you use promo code MAY19 at checkout!

Write Stuff I: Telling the Story

Write Stuff I: Telling the Story By taking this course today, you will learn the key steps for producing a quality personal or family history narrative from outline to finished product. No matter what your level of expertise is, you will find success. We’ll teach you how to jumpstart a writing project through goal-setting and “storyboarding” and how to build your writing skills, and your confidence as a writer. We'll provide helpful tips, checklists, and worksheets to help keep you on track.

By taking this course today, you will learn the key steps for producing a quality personal or family history narrative from outline to finished product. No matter what your level of expertise is, you will find success. We’ll teach you how to jump start a writing project through goal-setting and “storyboarding” and how to build your writing skills, and your confidence as a writer. We’ll provide helpful tips, checklists, and worksheets to help keep you on track. Through instructional videos, weekly assignments, and collaboration with other participants, you will dig deeper each week to engage the writer within. Finally, we’ll show you how to perfect the nonfiction writing techniques you can use to produce a “can’t put down” family history that will keep the pages turning for generations.

There are no start and end dates. Materials are organized into weekly lessons. Here’s the breakdown week by week:

  • Week 1 – Setting Writing Goals
  • Week 2 – Plot, Plan, and Scheme: Storyboard Your Family History Project
  • Week 3 – Tap into Family Treasures
  • Week 4 – Character Development through Oral History and Profile
  • Week 5 – Shaping Your Story Using Plot and Structure

Write Stuff II: Advancing the Story

Write Stuff II: Advancing the Story By taking this course today, you will advance your writing skills and produce a shareable family history. We’ll teach you how to continue your writing project by working through plot and structure, incorporating citations, implementing creative nonfiction writing techniques and revising your existing prose. We'll provide helpful tips, checklists, and worksheets to help keep you on track.

By taking this course today, you will advance your writing skills and produce a shareable family history. We’ll teach you how to continue your writing project by working through plot and structure, incorporating citations, implementing creative nonfiction writing techniques and revising your existing prose. We’ll provide helpful tips, checklists, and worksheets to help keep you on track.

Through instructional videos, weekly assignments, and collaboration with other participants, you will polish your prose for writing success.

There are no start and end dates. Materials are organized into weekly lessons. Here’s the breakdown week by week:

  • Week 1: Creating a Workable Story Structure
  • Week 2: Writing Fabulous Family History Scenes
  • Week 3: Using Creative Nonfiction Writing Techniques
  • Week 4: Handling Citations
  • Week 5: Revising Your Existing Prose
  • Week 6: Bonus Lesson: Print and Electronic Options for Sharing and Publishing

The Write Stuff III: Selling the Story

By taking this course today, you will work on specific tasks to take your writing to the next level. NOTE: Because this course is for the serious writer who hopes to go beyond just writing for family, it is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED that you take the Write Stuff I and II before attempting this course, unless you have extensive writing experience or are ready to publish your story.

By taking this course today, you will work on specific tasks to take your writing to the next level. NOTE: Because this course is for the serious writer who hopes to go beyond just writing for family, it is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED that you take the Write Stuff I and II before attempting this course, unless you have extensive writing experience or are ready to publish your story.

We’ll teach you how to continue your writing project by identifying a compelling story, working through practical considerations for publishing for a wider audience, implementing key creative nonfiction writing techniques writing a “hook” chapter. We’ll provide helpful tips, checklists, and worksheets to help keep you on track. You will complete small assignments (Lessons 1-4) and one major writing assignment in Lesson 5.

There are no start and end dates. Materials are organized into weekly lessons. Here’s the breakdown week by week:

  • Week 1: Identifying a Compelling Story
  • Week 2: Before You Go Big: Practical, Ethical, and Legal Considerations
  • Week 3: Developing Story Arcs: Planning the Route to Success
  • Week 4: Ready, Set, Write: Mastering the Elements of Character and Setting
  • Week 5: Writing the “Hook” Chapter
  • Week 6 (Bonus): Selling Your Story

Special MEMORIAL DAY SALE: Save 40% on THE WRITE STUFF Courses at Research, Write, Connect!

Special MEMORIAL DAY SALE: Save 40% on THE WRITE STUFF Courses at Research, Write, Connect!

Remember you MUST use promo code MAY19 at checkout to claim your 40% savings!

Sale valid through Tuesday, May 28th, 2019.

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