What you are going to learn
A few more words about this course
This course will introduce elements of creative non-fiction and offer the opportunity to apply these elements to personal essays and profiles written by the student.
Throughout this course you will:
- Learn the definitions and elements of:
- creative non-fiction
- story arc
- personal essays
- Create an outline for a personal essay and a profile utilizing the course definitions
- Apply definitions and elements to personal essays and profiles
Rhonda Jackson Garcia (Joseph)
Creative and academic writer. Professor.
R. J. Joseph is a Stoker Award™ nominated, Texas based writer and professor who earned her MFA in Writing Popular Fiction from Seton Hill University. She has had works published in various venues, including the 2020 Halloween issue of Southwest Review and The Streaming of Hill House: Essays on the Haunting Netflix Series. When she isn't writing, reading, or teaching, she can usually be found wrangling her huge blended family of one husband, four adult sprouts, seven teenaged sproutlings, four grandboo seedlings, and one furry hellbeast who sometimes pretends to be a dog.
She occasionally peeks out on Twitter @rjacksonjoseph or at www.rhondajacksonjoseph.com