Category Archives: workshops

NYWC Ten Under Ten

I’m really delighted to be sharing these poems with you all today as part of Write On’s partnership with NYWC and their Ten Under Ten Series. I know you will enjoy these amazing poems written by kids under ten years … Continue reading

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Interview with Robert-Harry Rovin, writing teacher to the homeless

A few weeks ago I was introduced to an amazing fellow writer, writing teacher, and literacy advocate named Robert-Harry Rovin. (Thanks to the wonderful Ilene Dillon, host of the Emotional Pro radio show, for making the introduction.) Robert-Harry leads a … Continue reading

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Guest Post by Brian Jenkins

Thoughts on Getting an MFA Degree in Creative Writing by Brian Jenkins Should aspiring writers go for a Master’s in Fine Arts degree in creative writing? It depends who you ask. Gail Hochman, a New York agent at Brandt & … Continue reading

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Terrific Resource for Young Writers

The online magazine Devozine has a great “Writer’s Corner” page with resources, advice, books to check out, and more! They also have a free downloadable PDF of writing workshop activities. Their website is http://www.upperroom.org/devozine/2008/mayjun/writers.asp?week=9&issue=538482. Dallas Woodburn author, speaker, freelance writer … Continue reading

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"Write On!" Summer Writing Camp

Calling all young writers! I am teaching a summer writing camp for youth ages 8-18. The workshops will be held on consecutive weekends, August 9, 10 and 17, from 2 to 4 p.m., in the conference room at Jensen Design … Continue reading

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