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Ever stumbled across a course promising the moon, only to find the instructor's own publishing record is less than stellar? Not here.

This Time, Your Guide is a Proven Success in the Indie Publishing World.



This time, your guide is a proven success in the indie publishing world:


Why Michaelbrent Collings?


Indie Publishing Powerhouse: With millions of reads dozens of books and hundreds of short stories that span nearly every genre, Michaelbrent has mastered the art of reaching readers worldwide.
Marketing Maestro: Not just a writer, but a savvy marketer who understands the indie publishing landscape inside out.
Award-Winning Author: Recognized by peers and readers alike for his compelling narratives and unforgettable characters.


"Michaelbrent has an encyclopedic knowledge of genre and a talent for sharing that information in a fun, engaging, and wonderfully  nerdy way." - Jonathan Maberry (NY Times bestselling author and creator of V-Wars)


Michaelbrent's books have been translated into multiple languages, sold hundreds of thousands of copies worldwide, and racked up tens of millions of page reads on Amazon's Kindle Unlimited program.


In short: Michaelbrent sells more books than most New York Times Bestsellers.


And he wants to teach YOU how to get started the "write" way: with his very best writing advice!


MbC and his work

have been reviewed or featured on...

NPR
Publishers Weekly
The San Francisco Book Review
TEDx
The Big Thrill: The magazine of the International Thriller WritersBPR
The Creative Penn
News on ABC affiliate
Writing Excuses with Brandon Sanderson
About The Authors TV on Tubi TV (fall 2022)

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Best known for thrills (and voted one of the top 100 Greatest All-Time Horror Writers in a Ranker vote of nearly 20,000 readers), he's written bestsellers in a dozen genres, ranging from romance to horror; from sci-fi/fantasy to humor and beyond. 



He's helped thousands of people how to up their writing game, from brand-new writers to multi-million-selling #1 New York Times and USA Today bestsellers.



What Students Are Saying

About This Course

5 star rating

Great course!

James Beers

Michaelbrent's course on story and the art and craft of writing was fantastic! I particularly enjoyed the sections on the myth of writer's block and on marke...

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Michaelbrent's course on story and the art and craft of writing was fantastic! I particularly enjoyed the sections on the myth of writer's block and on marketing. Also of note was Michaelbrent's ability to deliver the course - I could tell by the way he naturally delivered his message that he really knew his stuff. Well done, Mr. Collings!

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Solid Guidance From Michaelbrent

David Loynd

I've been working through Michaelbrent's lessons, and the key is _working_. He gives you plenty of solid guidance and direction to practice various aspects ...

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I've been working through Michaelbrent's lessons, and the key is _working_. He gives you plenty of solid guidance and direction to practice various aspects of expressing your written creativity. Well worth the time and money for anyone looking to improve their writing from hobbyists to students to aspiring masochists, er, writers. If you're serious about learning the craft, let Michaelbrent guide some of your steps along the way.

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If you ae aspiring writer don't pass this by

Brian Switzer

Chock full of actionable ideas and meaningful info.

Chock full of actionable ideas and meaningful info.

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Great course!

Dennis Smith

Very well done course. It taught me so much I never knew before. Highly recommended.

Very well done course. It taught me so much I never knew before. Highly recommended.

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Good course

Rebecca Lyons

Great. He's an entertaining speaker and the exercises were thought provoking and varied In all honesty I haven't finished (this is a normal thing for me not...

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Great. He's an entertaining speaker and the exercises were thought provoking and varied In all honesty I haven't finished (this is a normal thing for me not reflective of the course.)

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Publishers Weekly says he "has a gift," The San Francisco Book Review calls his work "pretty near perfect," and Scream Magazine calls him "a master." 



Michaelbrent is a standing-room-only speaker at comic cons and writing symposiums all over the United States, and he's been interviewed and featured on everything from broadcast television to NPR to top writing podcasts like Six Figure Authors, The Creative Penn, and Brandon Sanderson's Writing Excuses. 



With tens of thousands of ratings and reviews of his work by readers all over the world, critics, authors, and audiences agree: Michaelbrent knows how to tell a story...


...and how to sell a story.



Now he wants to share the secrets of his writing methods with you!

What This Course Offers:

  1. Unbreakable Writing Rules: The non-negotiables that will make or break your writing career.

  2. 10 Steps to Overnight Success: A myth? Maybe. But these steps will dramatically accelerate your journey.

  3. Real-World Insights: Beyond theory, these lessons are forged in the fires of real indie publishing success.



So sit back, grab a pen and paper for notes...


...and let's get writing!


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World-class superstars agree:

Michaelbrent Collings is THE teacher for your writing!

About your teacher

Bestselling author and screenwriter

Michaelbrent Collings

Michaelbrent Collings is an internationally bestselling novelist, produced screenwriter, and speaker. Best known for horror (and voted one of the top 100 Greatest All-Time Horror Writers in a Ranker vote of nearly 20,000 readers), Collings has written bestselling thrillers, mysteries, sci-fi and fantasy titles, and even humor and non-fiction. In addition to popular success, Michaelbrent has also received critical acclaim: he is the only person who has ever been a finalist for a Bram Stoker Award (twice), a Dragon Award (twice), and a RONE Award, and he and his work have been reviewed and/or featured on everything from Publishers Weekly to Scream Magazine to NPR. An engaging and entertaining speaker, he is also a frequent guest at comic cons and on writing podcasts like Six Figure Authors, The Creative Penn, Writing Excuses, and others; and is a mental health advocate and TEDx speaker.

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Course curriculum

  • 1

    My Best Writing Advice

    • The Advice

    • Invest Carefully

    • Sometimes It's Good To Splurge

    • We Are Fiduciaries

    • Final Thoughts

    • $1,000 Exercises

  • 2

    My Best Advice (part 2): The Only Two Rules You CANNOT Break (and a Third You SHOULDN'T)

    • Intro to the Rules

    • Bore Me and Die

    • Confuse Me and Lose Me

    • The Third Rule

  • 3

    Ten Steps to Overnight Success

    • Intro and Reality Checks

    • Rule 1

    • Rule 2

    • Rule 3

    • Rule 4

    • Rule 5

    • Rule 6

    • Rule 7

    • Rule 8

    • Rule 9

    • Rule 10

    • Final Thoughts On The Ten Steps

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