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July 2020

“What else should I have done?”: Embracing the Slow Poetic during a Pandemic

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Virtual Classroom NY United States
$75

We’ve moved online! All workshops will be conducted through Zoom, an interactive platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation in your workshops. The day before your workshop you’ll receive an email with a link to Zoom for your workshop session.  Member Price: $65 Deadline to Register: July 11, 11:59 pm Instructor: Karen vanMeenen In sharing the richness of a quiet summer day, poet Mary Oliver watches a grasshopper eat out of her hand and asks, “what else…

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Writing as Character : A Poetry Persona Workshop

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Virtual Classroom NY United States
$75

We’ve moved online! All workshops will be conducted through Zoom, an interactive platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation in your workshops. The day before your workshop you’ll receive an email with a link to Zoom for your workshop session.  Member Price: $65 Deadline to Register: July 10, 11:59 pm Instructor: Jessica Fischoff Whether humorous, intense, dramatic, or morbid, poets use persona as the speaker in poetry to bring the reader into an imagined experience--a new take…

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Flash Fiction: Making the Most of the Super Short Form

July 23 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Virtual Classroom NY United States
$75

We’ve moved online! All workshops will be conducted through Zoom, an interactive platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation in your workshops. The day before your workshop you’ll receive an email with a link to Zoom for your workshop session.  Member Price: $65 Deadline to Register: July 15, 11:59 pm Instructor: Shoshana Akabas Some writers can pack more into a one-page story than an entire novel. In this session, we'll study writers who challenge our understanding of…

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Imposter Monster: A Poetry Workshop for Beginners (or Non-Poets)

July 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Virtual Classroom NY United States
$25

We’ve moved online! All workshops will be conducted through Zoom, an interactive platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation in your workshops. The day before your workshop you’ll receive an email with a link to Zoom for your workshop session.  Member Price: $22 Deadline to Register: July 17, 11:59 pm Instructor: July Westhale Are you new to the study of poetry? Maybe you think it's all rhyme and meter, you have a bad taste in your mouth…

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Words on the Page: A Generative Writing Workshop

July 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Virtual Classroom NY United States
$25

We’ve moved online! All workshops will be conducted through Zoom, an interactive platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation in your workshops. The day before your workshop you’ll receive an email with a link to Zoom for your workshop session.  Member Price: $22 Deadline to Register: July 20, 11:59 pm Instructor: Kristen Zory King Thomas Mann said, "A writer is someone for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people." And it's true -…

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August 2020

The Day Poem

August 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Virtual Classroom NY United States
$25

We’ve moved online! All workshops will be conducted through Zoom, an interactive platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation in your workshops. The day before your workshop you’ll receive an email with a link to Zoom for your workshop session.  Member Price: $22 Deadline to Register: July 28, 11:59 pm Instructor: Karen vanMeenen The Day Poem is a simple way to develop the poetic mind, connect with the world around you (in more ways than one), and…

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Empathy and Authenticity

August 8 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Virtual Classroom NY United States
$75

We’ve moved online! All workshops will be conducted through Zoom, an interactive platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation in your workshops. The day before your workshop you’ll receive an email with a link to Zoom for your workshop session.  Member Price: $65 Deadline to Register: July 31, 11:59 pm Instructor: Summer Dawn Reyes How do you write a character you have nothing in common with? On the flip side, how do you write authentically about yourself?…

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Location, Location, Location: How Setting Influences Character, Theme, and Plot

August 19 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Virtual Classroom NY United States
$75

We’ve moved online! All workshops will be conducted through Zoom, an interactive platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation in your workshops. The day before your workshop you’ll receive an email with a link to Zoom for your workshop session.  Member Price: $65 Deadline to Register: July 11, 11:59 pm Instructor: Shoshana Akabas Setting is often dismissed as simply providing a backdrop for the story, but the setting has the potential to be more than just the…

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Restructuring Truth

August 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Virtual Classroom NY United States
$75

We’ve moved online! All workshops will be conducted through Zoom, an interactive platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation in your workshops. The day before your workshop you’ll receive an email with a link to Zoom for your workshop session.  Member Price: $65 Deadline to Register: August 14, 11:59 pm Instructor: Nina Wolpow This special topic workshop will focus on surrealist short fiction by zeroing in on surrealism as a slight, often barely perceptible, change in every-day…

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Writing the Labyrinth

August 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Virtual Classroom NY United States
$75

We’ve moved online! All workshops will be conducted through Zoom, an interactive platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation in your workshops. The day before your workshop you’ll receive an email with a link to Zoom for your workshop session.  Member Price: $65 Deadline to Register: August 18, 11:59 pm Instructor: Karen vanMeenen The labyrinth is an ancient circular geometric pattern formed of intertwined spirals with a single path leading to the center. The path in is…

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September 2020

Collaborative Poetics

September 12 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Virtual Classroom NY United States
$75

We’ve moved online! All workshops will be conducted through Zoom, an interactive platform that allows you to participate in exercises and contribute to group conversation in your workshops. The day before your workshop you’ll receive an email with a link to Zoom for your workshop session.  Member Price: $65 Deadline to Register: September 4, 11:59 pm Instructor: Kathy Engel How can the writing and sharing of poems help us build community or invite a group to explore language, voice, and place? We will…

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