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Looking Ahead

Thursday, June 20, 2019

As we are working on our leadership transition this summer, workshops are temporarily suspended, but new ones will be added to begin in September. Unfortunately, Our summer teen class will not take place this year, but will return next summer and we may offer an additional writing opportunity for high school students during the school…

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Spring 2019

Thursday, January 03, 2019

Plans for spring and summer workshops are still underway, but we are also making some significant changes in direction and leadership. We ask for your patience while we get things squared away. In the meantime, if you would like to be added to our e-newsetter list, email us at

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Wild Writing and Interview with Analeah Loschiavo Rosen

Monday, October 15, 2018

Looking for some new inspiration for your writing? Fall is a great time to explore the art of nature writing and we’re hosting a half-day workshop on the subject on November 17 from 9am to 12noon at The Novel Neighbor. Check out the full description of Wild Writers: Environmental Writing for the Curious Novice, and…

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Teen Fiction Writers Reading, July 26!

Saturday, July 07, 2018

Celebrate with us on Thursday, July 26, 6-8PM for a reading by our summer teen fiction writers at The Book House in Maplewood. We’ll be cheering on our students as we listen to them read from their original works. In addition, local poet, Kasey Perkins, will join us and read from her wonderful, forthcoming chapbook,…

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Celebration of Student Writing w/Andrea Scarpino

Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Join us for a celebration as we listen to original readings from this session’s flash fiction and scriptwriting students on Wednesday, May 16, 6:30PM at Next Door @ The Novel Neighbor at 7905 Big Bend Boulevard in Webster Groves. We will also be graced with a reading of poetry by our guest writer, Andrea Scarpino.¬†This…

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Spotlight on Tanya Seale!

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

We really can’t tell you how happy we are that we are finally offering a workshop in scriptwriting¬†and we’re thrilled it’s being taught by the charming and talented Tanya Seale. She’s a gifted playwright and fiction writer and we’re lucky to have her join us as an instructor. Recently, we picked her brain about her…

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Spring & Summer 2018 Workshops Open FEB 5

Sunday, February 04, 2018

Spring and summer 2018 workshops for adults and teens open for registration on Monday, February 5th. We’ll have new classes up in writing flash fiction, scriptwriting, and our summer fiction workshop for teens. Check out this session’s instructors (Kim Lozano, Tina Shen, & Tanya Goulette Seale) up in our Bios section, too.

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What’s Next?

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Wondering when our next session begins and what we’ll be offering? Plans are in the works for our spring session (as in the past, we’re taking January and February off so we can avoid the worst of our St. Louis winters). Class descriptions should be up by February and we’ll begin registration then. Want to…

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Fall 2017 Workshops Are Coming!

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Registration for fall workshops begins on August 5th, so check back here under “Workshops” for class descriptions and other information then. Want on our mailing list so you’ll get preview information and workshop and event reminders? Just email us at

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