Workshops

Saving Grandpa’s Stories – and Grandma’s Too

Most of us have old family stories we wished we’d saved or written down. Janet will help you decide the purpose of saving your stories. A family memento with photos? A personal memoir? A cookbook with… More

Reading for an Audience

An audience comes to a reading to hear a writer’s work, but they also want to be moved and entertained. People buy books at a reading because they like what they hear. In this workshop,… More

Telling Your Artist Story: How to Communicate your Passion

As a visual artist, do you both long for and dread openings for your work? A gallery opening may mean a sale, but it also means you’ll have to talk to people. In this workshop,… More

Memoir and Personal Essay

In this workshop, we’ll learn to think about a personal essay or a book-length memoir like building a house, focusing on structure, situation, and story. We could think about the structure as a foundation and… More