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Lifetime Membership

Join the Writing It Real community with a Lifetime Membership and jumpstart your writing today through weekly articles, complete Writing Real article archives, an array of constructive, personalized online classes and one-on-on help via email and phone with teacher, author, and poet Sheila Bender.

Join today or renew a lapsed membership and you will never need to renew again!

Once you are a member, you’ll be able to buy classes, consults and tutorials.

A $50 one-time fee entitles you to:

      • Receive TWO free ebooks: The Working Writer: Resources, Inspiration & Exercises and Help Keeping a Writer’s Journal: Inspiration and Exercises for Writers
      • Receive weekly links to 48 new in-depth instructional articles (periodic podcasts and videos, too) each on a topic that will enhance your writing and your writing life
      • Participate in our members’ online forum for answers to writing questions and information on places to publish
      • Gain access to 14 year’s worth of articles from our Writing It Real archives
      • Have the ability to enroll in online classes and tutorials
      • Have the ability to purchase phone consults with Sheila as well as hourly developmental editing.

View list of services and resources!