Online writing support

Writing a novel is challenging, and at times finding guidance along the way is exactly what a writer needs. Nothing to Novel provides coaching and customized support for each and every stage of the writing process. Whether it's getting started, finishing a rough draft, revising for submission, or querying agents, we've got you covered. 


Traditional courses

The University of Washington Professional & Continuing Education offers a Certificate in Writing. Jolie teaches the children's literature section, with a focus on writing picture books (spring 2019).

Jolie also offerers independently taught classes. Click on the Class links above for more information.


If you are interested in writing or illustrating for children, the Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators is an organization dedicated to exactly that.