Course Description

Storytelling is the basis of almost all writing. This workshop focuses on the craft of writing stories. We'll study and write short stories to learn how to create compelling storylines and unforgettable characters. All genres welcomed: literary, mystery, fantasy, sci-fi, horror, romance, memoir, feature or personal essay. Great for all levels, from beginners to experienced writers.



Spring 2021: Saturdays, February 20 to April 24, 2021 from 10 AM to 12 PM EST.

No class March 6 or April 3, 2021



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Section Title
Writing Short Stories
Online-fixed date/synchronous meeting(s)
10:00AM to 12:00PM
Feb 20, 2021 to Apr 24, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
  • Online Learning
Course Fee(s)
Course Fee non-credit $225.00
Section Notes

No class March 6 or April 3, 2021.

Cancellation, Withdrawal and Refund Policy: A participant who withdraws from a non-credit course, in writing, up to one-week prior to the starting date of the course, will receive a refund, minus a $25 withdrawal fee; for all certificate programs the withdrawal fee is $50. For courses costing $75 or less, the withdrawal fee is $10 per course. No refunds will be given after that time. E-mail your withdrawal request to: course.withdrawals@temple.edu. Please note that if you do not officially withdrawal from a course and you do not attend the course, you are still responsible for payment. Temple University reserves the right to cancel a course for any reason. If the course is cancelled, you will be notified and your entire tuition will be refunded. For more information contact us at ncce@temple.edu or 267-468-8500.