Good Luck Writing Prompts for March 8, 2018

In this month focused on St. Patrick, many lively thoughts come to mind. Here are three to bounce off of, as suits your fancy: 1. What has brought you good luck? 2. Describe someone you know you will love forever and how you know that. 3. When did you hear Continue Reading

What’s it like to take creative writing from June Gillam?

Guest Blog by a student in Delta College’s English 49B, Creative Writing Fiction, Fall 2015. In June Gillam’s class I learned tools I am certain will help me in the future. Her method of teaching involves a lot of group work and constructive criticism from one’s writing peers. In this Continue Reading

Types of Writing Workshops

University of Iowa workshops Typical college creative writing workshops AWA all positive writing workshops FictionIn4colors workshop Writing workshops in which students gather to offer work for critique by classmates under the supervision of a professor started back in the mid-twentieth century at the University of Iowa. This program served as Continue Reading

Poetry Workshop at Unity Church

Last Thursday, October 25, 2012, ten people gathered in Stockton’s Unity Church classroom to hear and create Poetry as a Spiritual Practice. Some were Delta College students, some community members, some churchgoers. For the first half, I read from my favorite authors’ works mixed in with a few of mine Continue Reading