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Writing can be a wonderful outlet for your creative talents. Have you always had a novel in you? Would you like to start your own travel blog? Whatever your goal, dust off that old typewriter (or Macbook Pro) and get writing.

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Learn to write travel tales readers (and editors) will love. Sell your freelance writing to newspapers and magazines!

  • Learn how to write professional-quality travel tales that readers (and editors) will love.
  • Master writing techniques that will hook readers right away, maintain their interest throughout the story, and leave them feeling fulfilled at the end.
  • Weave together the various elements that create a great travel tale — the setting, people, events, and unique emotions we encounter on the road.
  • Understand the critical differences between travel journaling and writing travel tales for others to read.
  • Travel with a writer’s eye for stories.
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Supercharge your journal writing! – Writing a travel journal should enhance your vacations, not gobble up precious time!

  • Bring destinations to life with rich details.
  • Splash those details quickly into your pages so journaling doesn’t gobble up your precious vacation time.
  • Find times to write that don’t compromise your opportunities for exploring.
  • Weave together your “outer” and “inner” journeys, using unfamiliar places as backdrops for self-discovery.
  • Elude your “Inner Censor” and write with confidence.
  • Explore alternative journaling techniques that add an extra dimension of creativity to your travel diaries.
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Become a creative writing master and write killer novels, memoirs, or short stories
Master the 6 universal foundations that make up ALL great fiction

  • Create complex, realistic characters who will jump right off the page
  • Write vibrant, riveting dialogue that will breathe life into your scenes
  • Construct vivid, memorable settings that will shape the world of your story
  • Compose intricate, scintillating prose that will pull readers in from the first word
  • Structure masterful, gripping plots that will hook readers and keep them turning pages
Oxbridge Home Learning Courses

Are you interested in enhancing, broadening, and developing your voice? Do you want to explore, discover and immerse yourself in the words that have shaped our world? Then this diploma was written for you. Creative writing is one of the most enjoyable past-times. Whether you are writing just for enjoyment or because you want to make it a career. Our creative writing course helps you explore your writing and find ways to improve it.

Oxbridge offer an exclusive discount to Rest Less members – get 10% off all courses by using the code RESTLESS10 at the checkout.

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Copy / Content writing & editing, blogging , marketing and strategy, SEO keyword research etc. Key to Digital Marketing

  • Learn how to write killer content that sells for different pages of a website.
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Discover the secret storytelling code behind all successful novels and use it to outline, write, or revise your own

  • Plot an entire novel from start to finish (in 15 steps)
  • Understand what makes novels successful
  • Craft a compelling “novel road map” or outline for a new novel
  • Obtain a deeper understanding of plot and story structure
  • Develop an effective revision plan for an existing novel
  • Determine what’s broken in an existing novel manuscript
  • Discover the secret storytelling code found in all great stories
  • Analyze successful movies and novels using the storytelling code
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Have you always wanted to write but never quite had the courage to start? On this Fiction Writing Level 3 course, you can let your imagination soar into the unknown, let your characters take you to places you’ve dreamed of with plots and twists only you, for now, can imagine.

Oxbridge offer an exclusive discount to Rest Less members – get 10% off all courses by using the code RESTLESS10 at the checkout.

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Write novels with compelling plots. This writing course, on fiction writing, shows how to plot books that hook readers

  • Master seven important plot elements of commercially successful novels.
  • Plan new novels with plots that will keep readers engaged and turning pages.
  • Enhance your literary novels with plots that will make agents stop saying, “This story is a little too quiet for my list.”

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