Classes & Workshops


These Classes & Workshops are happening from today, forward.


Introduction to Memoir

September 26, 2017
Instructor(s): Renée Schuls-Jacobson

Dates: September 26 – December 5 The personal essay is the single best way to understand one of the basic rules of memoir: tell one story at a time. In… View More »

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I Always Wanted to Write a Novel: Getting Started, Part one

September 26, 2017
Instructor(s): David Seaburn

Unlock the story that you are carrying inside. Participants will develop a writing routine as the foundation for their work. They will develop cogent ideas, realistic characters, and potential plot… View More »

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Writing Women

September 27, 2017
Instructor(s): Sharon Knapp

What if you could overcome self-doubt and give yourself permission to write? What if others celebrated your creativity and encouraged you to plow ahead? Whether you journal, write poetry, fiction,… View More »

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Intermediate memoir

September 27, 2017
Instructor(s): Renée Schuls-Jacobson

Dates: September 27 – December 6 This class is for those who have already started exploring their personal essays. Students will engage in an ongoing discussion of craft and technique,… View More »

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This Business of Writing – 101

September 28, 2017
Instructor(s): Tony Falzano

Digital technology has changed how we receive and enjoy information. Much of our art is built on social interaction and a social economy. For the artist/writer, a world of opportunity… View More »

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Character and Chapter Development 101

September 30, 2017
Instructor(s): Shermeeka Mason

In this course, you will learn how to create relatable characters using a character development outline. You will also learn how to map out chapters and short stories using a… View More »

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Dialouge Workshop

September 30, 2017
Instructor(s): Meags Downing

When your characters talk, let them offer something worth saying. When your reader listens, give them something worth hearing. In each session, you will be given several prompts involving conversation,… View More »

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Who Doesn’t Love a Happy Ending?: Writing the Romance Story

September 30, 2017
Instructor(s): Meags Downing

Wanted: One Happy Ending after an epic love story? This course will teach you the plots, the tropes, and how to wrangle the two heroes that are the trademark of… View More »

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Creative Writing 101

October 02, 2017
Instructor(s): Gregory Gerard

So you’ve always wanted to write but life holds you back. This is the course for YOU. We’ll use introductory, in-class writing assignments to explore fiction and non-fiction. Each week… View More »

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Writing About Parenthood: Where do I start? Part 1

October 03, 2017
Instructor(s): Christine Green

Have you always wanted to write about your experience as a parent but didn’t know where to start? This class will help students gain the confidence to starting writing about… View More »

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