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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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Creative Writing for Middle Schoolers–get your seat now!

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Although our high school level fiction writing workshop is now full, we still have a couple of seats left in our class for middle school level writers. Workshop begins June 27th, so get your registration in soon for this terrific writing opportunity for your young teen.

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Student Readings This Sunday!

Friday, May 19, 2017

If you’ve been curious about our community of writing students and instructors, come check us out on Sunday, May 21 from 3 to 5Pm at The Book House in Maplewood for our end-of-session student readings. Kim Lozano and Sarah Kuntz Jones–instructors extraordinaire–will be reading from their work, as well. Enjoy light refreshments and great readings…

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