This post may offend you…
After high school, I shuffled off to community college.
I hated it.
I dropped out.
I went to a pretty tough “magnet” high school and I was burnt out with school. In fact, high school pretty much made me hate school. I needed a break.
In my time off, I wrote a screenplay. I had some interest, but, at that point in my life, I wasn’t mentally or emotionally “ready” to take the plunge to be a real writer just yet. Okay, I admit it: I completely freaked out. (I stashed my screenplay in a box, never to be seen again).
It was around time that one of my co-workers at my crappy minimum wage job convinced me to join Bryman College with her. Continue reading “Writers Don’t NEED College (Plus 5 Reasons to Love Online Classes)”
Lauren Tharp is the owner and creator of the multiple award-winning LittleZotz Writing. She’s written hundreds of posts helping freelance writers to become BETTER freelance writers.