Online Workshops

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I will be teaching the occasional online workshop.

Upcoming Courses

The Future is Now: Writing Science Fiction

This two week workshop style class will center around how and why we write science fiction.
Daily e-mail with writing prompts, readings, and thoughts on science fiction
You will write (and receive feedback on) 2 stories (up to 35 pages total) or 3 flash fiction pieces (or a combination of 2 flash and one story) and a revision of a piece
Workshop Cost: $175
May 25th-June 8th

Some Small Brightness: Writing Love Poems

This class will explore how to write love poems (and this means all kinds of love, not just of the romantic kind) and how to avoid cliche in these poems.​
Daily E-mails with writing prompts, readings, and thoughts
You will get feedback on 2 poems and one revision or additional new poem (turned in the ​month following the class end)

Workshop Cost $50 (payable via paypal or Venmo)

May 2nd-May 8th

Past Courses

Strange Quickness: Writing Weird and Speculative Flash Fictions.

January 20th-February 3rd (2019)
$150
This short online workshop will focus on bringing the weird or speculative into your flash fictions.
7 Workshop Attendees
– recorded oral or written feedback provided for pieces
-recorded lectures,writing prompts, exercises, Q+A, selected readings
-you’ll have 4 flashes critiqued by both me and your classmates, and a fifth new flash (or revision) critiqued by me at the end of the class. I will provide in-depth feedback on all pieces.
1 Workshop Spot is reserved (without registration cost) for a member of any of the following groups: POC, LGBTQIA+, or a student with financial need
This workshop has been filled.
Finding Fright: Writing Horror in Short Form
Daily e-mail with writing prompts, readings, and thoughts on horror
You will write (and receive feedback on) 2 stories or 3 flash fiction pieces and a revision of a piece
Workshop Cost: $150
April 6th-20th (2019)

Where We Break: Momentum, Surprise, and Structure in Poems

A look into how and why we break lines in poetry

Daily E-mails with writing prompts, readings, and thoughts on line breaks
You will get feedback on 2 poems and one revision or additional new poem (turned in the week following the class end)
Workshop Cost $50
March 10th-March 16th (2019)