"Swift Kick in the Butt" 15-Day Writers Challenge
The Shocking Real Life 15-day "Swift Kick in the Butt" Writers Challenge is an instructor-curated, email-based program that incorporates daily writing prompts, coaching steps, and an online community, all to reignite your passion for writing and get you back on track with your writing project.
$349.00
Alumni Rate: SRL Novel Writing 201
It's time to take your writing seriously. It's time to abolish your comfort zone. It's time to bring your manuscript to the next level. This book-writing workshop is for novelists who are looking for professional support, guidance, accountability, editing and specific feedback on their work. In this novel writing course -- available to those attending online or in-house -- you will bypass boring reading assignments and anemic lectures. Instead, we'll zero in on completing your novel.
$455.00
Atlanta Writers Retreat

This is not your average writer’s retreat! This writing seminar is a lively, active, results-oriented symposium of creative and accomplished authors, attendees and answers to the questions that have been dogging you for years regarding how to go about getting a book deal.

$474.00
Hair of the Dog Comedy Brunch, Atlanta

SUNDAY, November 27, doors open at 12 noon!

Join us for an afternoon of extremely inappropriate conversation featuring eight stand-up comics, alcohol, food and the ANTIDOTE to that frozen smile you were forced to keep on your face during all that agonizing, obligatory family interaction during the holiday. This is NOT a kid-safe show, there will be filthy language (we guarantee), heavy drinking (of course), LAUGHTER in the face of fundamentalism, KISS-MY-ASS-ing in the face of fear, and PIES in the face of faces!

$10.00
Hair of the Dog Comedy Brunch, Atlanta

Nov. 27, 2016, noon-2pm at the Paste magazine studio, 2852 E. College Ave. in Decatur!

$10.00
Novel 101 & Writers Retreat Bundle: Alumni Rate
SAVE $144 by enrolling in both the Novel 101 course and the Atlanta Writers Retreat
$725.00
Novel Writing 101: Writing the Breakout Novel with Hollis Gillespie
Master the basics of character, plot-point development, dialogue and writing style in this unique 6-week course with best-selling author Hollis Gillespie.
$495.00
Novel Writing Master Class
This class is literally not for everyone. It's for those who have 1) taken previous novel-writing classes at Shocking Real Life, and 2) want to push themselves beyond their comfort zone and take their writing to new heights.
$445.00
Personal Training with Hollis Gillespie
Here’s a secret, you don’t need to have a finished manuscript to get a book deal. All you need is an amazing idea and as little as 10 pages. (But finished manuscripts are good, too.) To get the benefits of The Shocking Real-Life Book-Pitch Package, here’s what to expect after enrolling in this service.
$1,500.00
SRL Blog Class

This is Atlanta’s Most Popular Blogging Workshop! If you’ve been thinking about starting a blog or if you’ve already started one, this workshop will teach you how to sharpen its concept, write better posts, come up with magnetic headlines, generate more ideas, rank higher on Google, triple your traffic and start making money.

$225.00
SRL Film Writers Weekend, Raleigh, NC

Michael Lucker hosts this fun and inspiring weekend writers camp, where you’ll learn about Idea, Character, Plot, Scene Design, Dialogue and Rewriting through engaging lecture, film clips, screenplay excerpts and original class exercises.

$474.00
SRL Novel Writing 201; Time to Get Serious
It's time to take your writing seriously. It's time to abolish your comfort zone. It's time to bring your manuscript to the next level. This book-writing workshop is for novelists who are looking for professional support, guidance, accountability, editing and specific feedback on their work. In this novel writing course -- available to those attending online or in-house -- you will bypass boring reading assignments and anemic lectures. Instead, we'll zero in on completing your novel.
$495.00
SRL Screenplay Weekend, Atlanta, GA

Michael Lucker hosts this fun and inspiring weekend writers camp, where you’ll learn about Idea, Character, Plot, Scene Design, Dialogue and Rewriting through engaging lecture, film clips, screenplay excerpts and original class exercises.

$474.00
SRL Writers Retreat & Blogging Workshop
Save $39! On the SRL Writers Retreat and Blogging Workshop!
$0.00
The Atlanta Stand-Up Comedy Workshop
Face it, you’re funny! It’s time to cash in on your talent. In this unique, professional standup class, you’ll learn the learn the precious art of developing a comfortable onstage presence, because we focus on helping you discover what makes YOU so funny!
$420.00