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I’ve written five books, including a New York Times Bestseller. That’s not braggadocios. I’m telling the absolute truth. I’ve written thousands of stories for print and digital publications—investigative journalism, think pieces, celebrity journalism, music critiques and more. I’ve successfully pitched hundreds of articles. There’s an art to pitching and I’ve mastered it.
"There are so many subtle rules you have to follow and if you don’t know them—you don’t have a shot. When she says find the story that only you can write it sounds impossible. But she breaks it down in a way that makes it possible. "
"Everything I know about pitching, I learned from Aliya S. King. It was all so confusing—until I took this course. I’ve successfully pitched at least 50 stories since taking this class. Aliya’s class directly contributed to my success in writing. I highly recommend it."
"I tracked Aliya S. King down after reading her 2008 story in VIBE Magazine. Aliya seminar provided examples of excellent pitches she's received as well as other pitches that could've worked but missed the mark. It's because of Aliya's class I was able to land my first industry job.”
"King's workshop equips you with real advice, strategy and tools to make sure your pitches don't hit the trash pile. Since attending her first workshop in 2012, I've been published in two national pubs and several online publications. Writers who are serious have the Write Pitch."