15 Jul

Write Your Play

July 15, 2022
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

A short workshop on how to use your own life to create a play. We will talk about using your life as material for monologues and short plays. Students will learn the fundamentals for writing a play. Online Form – Write Your Play About the Speaker A native of St. Louis, Missouri. Mariah received her […]

17 Jul

Hot Town, Live Words

July 17, 2022
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

In this creative writing workshop, we will focus on describing a location within St. Louis in a surprising, invigorating way. You get to choose the place, and together we will experiment with using abstract and concrete language, culminating in a poem or prose project of your own making. Online Form – Hot Town, Live Words […]

22 Jul

Zines are self-published works of text and illustration with small circulations.  Their traditional handmade nature encourages authors to share big stories in a simple, intimate format. In this 1.5 hour workshop, attendees will create an 8-page zine using a single sheet of paper and their drawing materials of choice. Attendees will be encouraged to record […]

29 Jul

This craft talk will focus on writing strategies that engage readers. A whiff of fresh bread, the feeling of a shoe stuck in gum, the sound of skiers carving snow—if you can access memories and feelings via the five senses, readers will care about your world and come along for the ride. But what toll […]