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101

Prepping the Battlefield
The first step toward greatness. You’ll realize to be a published author— it’s a lot of work. It’s demanding and time-consuming. But, unlike most you’re on your way to doing actually doing it.

102

Creating a Story Arc and Outline
The most critical step is creating a writing plan—most learned it in grammar school but forgot the importance. This module helps writers develop a plan to create a book people actually want to read.

103

Character Development
In any written work, the characters are usually the most memorable. We’ll discuss methods for developing the characters in your work, so readers remember their names and your story.

104

Writing It Down
Organize your writing process, so you don’t go completely crazy. Long-story writers often feel discombobulated to the point where they feel overwhelmed and quit — you won’t have that problem if you have a process.

105

Building a Street Team and Making Yourself Better as You Write
One of your biggest assets is your own network. A street team are people who read your work and love it—they love it so much that they are willing to put their name on it. We’ll teach you how to do it the right way.

106

Editing
Editing techniques and methods that cost you nothing but time as a professional writer. Editing is not the glamorous part, but in this module, you’ll learn how critical it is to go from good to great.

107

The Book Proposal
Make no mistake about it; a book proposal is YOUR business plan to sell your work. It’s up to you to develop it— SCM has the gold standard of how mainstream publishing houses want it delivered.

108

Agents and Houses
To get your work on the doorstep of a mainstream publishing house you must be represented by a literary agent. Period. Even successful, published authors still need agents. SCM will guide you through the process.

109

Submitting the Work
As you see the light at the end of the tunnel and you’ve finished your manuscript, we’ll talk about how to interact with your publisher and how to pave the road for your own success after your book is sold.

110

Guerilla Marketing
This is where we talk about taking off your “writer’s cap” and replacing it with one that turns you into your own best publicist, marketing director, and salesperson.

101

Prepping the Battlefield
The first step toward greatness. You’ll realize to be a published author— it’s a lot of work. It’s demanding and time-consuming. But, unlike most you’re on your way to doing actually doing it.

103

Character Development
In any written work, the characters are usually the most memorable. We’ll discuss methods for developing the characters in your work, so readers remember their names and your story.

105

Building a Street Team and Making Yourself Better as You Write
One of your biggest assets is your own network. A street team are people who read your work and love it—they love it so much that they are willing to put their name on it. We’ll teach you how to do it the right way.

107

The Book Proposal
Make no mistake about it; a book proposal is YOUR business plan to sell your work. It’s up to you to develop it— SCM has the gold standard of how mainstream publishing houses want it delivered.

109

Submitting the Work
As you see the light at the end of the tunnel and you’ve finished your manuscript, we’ll talk about how to interact with your publisher and how to pave the road for your own success after your book is sold.

102

Creating a Story Arc and Outline
The most critical step is creating a writing plan—most learned it in grammar school but forgot the importance. This module helps writers develop a plan to create a book people actually want to read.

104

Writing It Down
Organize your writing process, so you don’t go completely crazy. Long-story writers often feel discombobulated to the point where they feel overwhelmed and quit — you won’t have that problem if you have a process.

106

Editing
Editing techniques and methods that cost you nothing but time as a professional writer. Editing is not the glamorous part, but in this module, you’ll learn how critical it is to go from good to great.

108

Agents and Houses
To get your work on the doorstep of a mainstream publishing house you must be represented by a literary agent. Period. Even successful, published authors still need agents. SCM will guide you through the process.

110

Guerilla Marketing
This is where we talk about taking off your “writer’s cap” and replacing it with one that turns you into your own best publicist, marketing director, and salesperson.

Additional Courses For Success

201—The Road Ahead

You’ve been published. Congratulations! Your book is a springboard you can jump off of giving you more credibility to become a public speaker. In this hour we will talk about where you want to parlay your new-found success and how to build on it.

202—Military Writing

In this hour, we’ll tell you how to talk like a storyteller so the other 99% understand what the hell you’re talking about and keep some of the unique military jargon so everyone will read and recommend your book.

203—Branding and Monetizing

You are the brand. It’s not your book, the title, or what you’ve written. Best practices for how to leverage the work you’ve done so everyone remembers your name and book.

Referral Services & Agents

We’ll take your from “Boot” to “Combat Proven”

SCM has recruited the best in the business to help you along your writing journey. If you dread the prospect of scouring the web for talent, don’t worry, we’ve done that for you. We’ll save you time and money referring you to those who’ve, “Got the T-Shirt.” Everyone at SCM has decades of experience so you never have to endure the pain of the unknown.

We’ll take your from “Boot” to “Combat Proven”

A La Carte Options

Pick the courses and coaches that will help you achieve mission success, select as many as you want — just like MRE’s maybe you don’t want the main meal, sometimes the Jalapeño Cheese Spread and Crackers are enough.

Author Websites

Looking to establish establish a commanding online presence, but don’t know how to build a website? Solid Copy Media has your six. Our streamlined platform empowers you to showcase your literary prowess and connect with readers like never before, all with military precision and affordability.