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Daily Deal: Get $75 Off When You Sign Up For Short Story Writing Course Today

man_writing01.jpgThroughout the month of December, mediabistro.com is offering daily deals on a slew of its courses starting in January. Today’s deal is one we think FishbowlNY readers will really enjoy.

Sign up now for the online short story writing course using the special code DAILY1202 and save $75 off the registration fee.

The six-week introductory course, starting January 12, will help you learn the fundamentals of fiction and how to get your stories published. During the course, you’ll write two short stories and get feedback on each piece from instructor S. Kirk Walsh, who has worked at The New Yorker, Rolling Stone, Details, Entertainment Weekly and Self. Kirk will also discuss where and how to submit your stories for publication, whether you want to be published in literary magazines or somewhere on the Web.

Learn more and sign up here.

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Freelancing 101

Freelancing 101Starting August 18, learn how to manage a top-notch freelancing career in our online boot camp, Freelancing 101! Through a series of weeklong webcasts, you'll hear from freelancing experts who will teach you the best practices for a solid freelancing career, from the first steps of self-advertising and marketing, to building your schedule and securing new clients. Register now! 

Popped Collars Welcome: Party Celebrating “Mating Rituals of the North American WASP” Tomorrow

wasp.pngTomorrow, mediabistro.com is fêting author — and mediabistro instructor — Lauren Lipton with a party to celebrate her book “Mating Rituals of the North American WASP.” There will be appropriately preppy drink specials ($4 Cape Codders anyone?), free copies of the book and lots of pastel polo shirts and khaki pants.

So drape a sweater over your shoulders and stop by Metro 53 (307 E. 53rd St. between 1st and 2nd Aves) at 6:30 p.m. You can even quiz Lipton about how to land an agent before she teaches the class next month.

RSVP and get all the details are here.

Read more about the book on GalleyCat.