Here you will find all the workshops I am offering on a one time basis. All of these workshops are offered on a pay what you can basis.
Visual Poetry with Emma Filtness
Thursday March 18th 6:00-8:00
Interested in Erasure? Always wanted to draw or use photography with your poetry? Join Emma and I as we explore all the various ways we can incorporate the visual with the written. We will offer a series of exercises to get you experimenting! Open to writers of any genre and all levels!
Writing The Many Voices of Childhood with ER Murray.
Thursday March 25th 5:30-8:00
Join E.R. Murray and I as we lead you through a variety of writing exercises to explore the different ways we can write the voices of childhood to enrich the stories we want to tell. We will be providing a series of examples and space for discussion. Open to writers of any genre – including memoir, fiction, and children’s writing – and all levels!
On Being Fat
Thursday April 8th 5:30-8:00
Inspired by Aubrey Gordons What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Fat and Sonya Renee Taylor’s The Body Is Not An Apology, join me for a workshop on writing around and about fatness. We will explore creative ways of expressing our experiences of being fat bodies in the world. We will also explore the necessity of fat fictional characters and representation. Open to all bodies and experiences, but be aware that the workshop is specifically built for those who have experienced anti-fat discrimination and bias.
Getting Flashy With Fiction and Non-Fiction with ER Murray
Thursday April 29th 5:30-8:00
Join E.R. Murray and I as we explore the exciting world of writing flash in both fiction and non-fiction formats. Through a variety of writing exercises, writing samples, and discussion, we will explore the different ways we can create extra-short pieces in standalone, series and hybrid forms to explore our ideas and enrich current works in progress. Open to writers of any genre – including memoir, fiction, and creative non-fiction – and all levels!