THE WRITER'S CENTER IS TEMPORARILY RELOCATING DURING OUR RENOVATIONS IN SUMMER 2018

INFORMATION ON THE NEW VENUE FOR BETHESDA WORKSHOPS

 


Upcoming Events

Precision in Language
Sat, 26 May 2018
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

How to Write a Novel
Wed, 30 May 2018
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

How to Pitch Personal Essays to Magazines
Thu, 31 May 2018
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

(Online) Introduction to Flash Fiction
Fri, 01 Jun 2018
All Day Event

The Art of the Personal Essay
Sat, 02 Jun 2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Elements of Fiction
Sat, 02 Jun 2018
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Writers Residencies & Retreats 101
Sat, 02 Jun 2018
10:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Building Character
Sat, 02 Jun 2018
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

(Online) Finding Your Memoir Voice
Mon, 04 Jun 2018
All Day Event

(Online) Classical Mythology
Mon, 04 Jun 2018
All Day Event

Revising Your Short Story
Mon, 04 Jun 2018
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM

3 Poems in 4 Days
Mon, 04 Jun 2018
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Picture Books II: Revision
Tue, 05 Jun 2018
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Writing the Horror Story
Wed, 06 Jun 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Write-In
Wed, 06 Jun 2018
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

The Extreme Novelist II: Revision
Wed, 06 Jun 2018
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

From Novice to Novelist
Sat, 09 Jun 2018
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

(Hill Center) In the Air: The Atmosphere Workshop
Sat, 09 Jun 2018
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

(Online) Intro to Epistolary Fiction
Mon, 11 Jun 2018
All Day Event

Self-Editing Strategies
Tue, 12 Jun 2018
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Narrative Nonfiction II
Tue, 12 Jun 2018
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Fearless Writing for Teens
Thu, 14 Jun 2018
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Your First (or Next) Novel
Sat, 16 Jun 2018
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

(Hill Center) Novel Openings
Sat, 16 Jun 2018
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM

(Online) Story Craft!
Mon, 18 Jun 2018
All Day Event

(Online) Crafting Short Stories
Mon, 18 Jun 2018
All Day Event

(Hill Center) Getting Started: Creative Writing for Teens
Mon, 18 Jun 2018
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Writing the College Essay
Mon, 18 Jun 2018
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Landing a Literary Agent
Mon, 18 Jun 2018
7:00 PM - 9:15 PM

Writing Characters You Love to Hate
Sat, 23 Jun 2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Sonnet Crash Course
Sat, 23 Jun 2018
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

The Engine of Syntax
Sat, 23 Jun 2018
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

(Online) Pitching In The Age Of Digital Media
Mon, 25 Jun 2018
All Day Event


FIRST NOVEL PRIZE WINNER!

 

The Writer's Guide

Congratulations to Sheila Martin, winner of the McLaughlin-Esstman-Stearns First Novel Prize! Learn more about Sheila and her novel, The Coney Island Book of the Dead, in the new issue of The Writer's Guide.

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Poet Lore

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TEEN SUMMER WORKSHOPS!

 

Teen Writing Workshops at The Writer's Center

Taught by renowned published authors and hosted by the area’s oldest literary arts nonprofit, our affordable workshops give teen writers the tools they need to take their writing to the next level.

Limited space, so register today »

 

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