Posted by: A. C. Cockerill | June 25, 2011

On-line Class Recommendation: For Writers – Margie Lawson

On-line Class Title:  “Empowering Characters’ Emotions”

Writing Instructor:  Margie Lawson

Website:  http://www.margielawson.com/

Why:  “Empowering Characters’ Emotions” is the most comprehensive class available on this subject. Recommended for both experienced and new writers.

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  1. Margie Lawson does have some good classes. Also, Margie sells her lecture packets, which is a little cheaper if you know you’re not going to have time to participate in the class.

    • Hi Catie,
      I agree about her lecture packets! I’ve taken all of Margie’s on-line classes to date and attended her immersion #1 (can’t wait to take IMC-2). They were all wonderful. Plus, she has new classes coming soon–the schedule’s on her website.
      Cheers, Ashley

  2. I took that class about a month or so ago and it was great. Thumbs up!
    Patti

    • Hi Patti,
      Thank you very much. Margie’s “deep editing” classes are great, too.
      Cheers, Ashley

  3. Oh wow! I just bought the lecture packets for this class. It looks fabulous! I know Margie is a great teacher. I don’t have the time right now to invest in an actual class. So much going on. But I can’t wait to dig into these lectures!

    • Hi Debora, I think you will find them to be as valuable as I did. The best classes she offers are her retreats–well worth the price and time investment. Cheers, Ashley

  4. I took Margie’s class years ago online – one of the best I’ve ever taken! Our chapter hosted her for an in-person workshop the following year based on my recommendation, and those who went loved it.

    • Hi Jennette, You’re so right. Everyone always praises her classes. I’ve never heard anyone complain. And I’m a convert to her highlighter pens EDITS system. It felt silly at first, but I couldn’t argue with the results. Margie’s system works. Cheers, Ashley

  5. Margie’s classes are awesome! And she’s a really nice person as well. I highly recommend her classes.

    • Hi Rhonda, Thank you so much for e-visiting. Cheers, Ashley

  6. I never took a class, but I can recommend her books!

    I’m fairly new to on-line classes, but have to say, the interaction with other students in the “classroom” is the best part! Writing can be such a solitary profession.

    And a shoutout to my fellow WANA-minions! You know who you are! 🙂

    • Hi Jayne, Thank you for the shoutout. I’m a WANA minionette, too. Cheers, Ashley 🙂

  7. I doing this course, but by the packet – got it two days ago, already read lecture 6. Fantastic, stuff, looking forward to highlighting my wip away. I think it will really add some depth to my work

    • So glad her course is working well for you, Cassandra. Cheers, Ashley


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