Writing what you know Creative Writing Do you want to improve your descriptive writing? This free course, Writing what you know, will help you to develop your perception of the world about you and enable you to see the familiar things in everyday life in a new light. You will also learn how authors use their own personal histories to form the basis of their work. The Open University The Open University Course text/html A215_1 A215_1 en-GB Copyright © 2016 The Open University