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
Sometimes, a blank page seems to loom like a solid wall. Writers in support groups can assist each other in getting over, around, under and through blocks like this. Please join in the wall-climbing expedition by participating in small group forums. Writers learn to write by writing, sharing their work, Continue Reading
Writers need to think about what is important to them in getting and giving support in a small group focused on the topic of writing story. The handy 5Ws of journalism provide a useful tool here. Assuming writers have been in online forum introductions & discussions of characters, settings, plots Continue Reading
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This week my first Ezine article, “Reading and Writing Poetry to Release Childhood Pain,” came out! I am a newbie at being an ezine author and feel like a kid in a dim and perhaps haunted “house” since I don’t know my way around in ezine space! Shawn Hansen recommends Continue Reading