Mini 7: In the Beginning: Jump-starting poems & microfiction

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

Never taken a writing workshop before? Want to try something new? Thinking about taking a long class? These fun, low-cost sessions are a good way to meet our instructors, fellow students, and get writing! Just like our old Writing Aerobics, feel free to register or just walk in.


The Twenty-Fifth Poem: Poetry Manuscripts and Chapbooks

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

“Did I mention to you Robert Frost's remark — it is a very Horatian remark — that if you have a book of twenty-four poems, the book itself should be the twenty-fifth? And I have tried that every time, every time.”--James Wright This six-week workshop will focus on the various strategies for organizing a chapbook […]


Poetry Camp (class full)


5 Sessions, Monday-Friday Ignite or re-energize your poetry by spending an invigorating week at Writers & Books. Perfect for getting those gears turning, each evening will feature a different teaching artist.  This course will include generative exercises and discussion of your own as well as published poems to help you get the most out of […]


Sarah Freligh: We

Writers & Books 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY

Scroll down and select “Get Tickets” to receive a Zoom link to this virtual event. "In her brilliant new chapbook, master microfictionist Sarah Freligh creates characters who are simultaneously tough and vulnerable, revealing the weird light found in sad, unsolvable situations.These are the most delicious microfiction truffles one can find here on planet Earth and […]

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