Creative Writing

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Creative writing exercises with positive feedback. Minimum class size: 5 Maximum class size: 12.

What you'll learn

Using Amherst Writers and Artists' methodology, this workshop series emphasizes a safe environment and experimentation with a wide variety of creative writing exercises. Exercises are suitable for beginning to experienced adult writers. In each class, we write together from a prompt or a sample work. After writing, voluntary sharing of written work is encouraged. Critical review from instructor is also available. 

This class is perfect for

People who want to spark creativity and self-discovery in writing.

Listing Availability


Jan 01-07, 1970

What to bring

A word processing program or paper and favorite writing utensil.
A container of small random objects (contents of junk drawer, handbag, or backpack are fine)
A sheet of paper (extra)
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Mary Blackford

Your teacher

I taught English, composition, ESL, literature, history, film, film as literature, and creative writing for 42 years. I also edited copy for several local newspapers. I have written hundreds of poems, published many, nearly 100 short plays, full-length plays and feature films, and I'm working on a TV pilot at the moment.

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