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Writers Workshops

Teachers-as-Writers Multi-Genre Online 2021-106

Course #2021-106
Saturdays Starting January 23 10:00 am–12:00 pm running 6 weeks
Cost: $45 Instructor: BJ Love
This workshop is full

Please note that this is an online workshop conducted via Zoom. Participants will be provided information on how to join the online sessions.

This tuition-free workshop is open only to K-12 educators.

You love creative writing. It’s a practice that heals you, that stabilizes you in an unstable world. Maybe you write poems because it’s therapeutic. Maybe you write in a journal because it gives you ownership over your own life. Maybe you rush home every night and write a few more paragraphs in the novel you’re working on because the rest of your day feels so uninspired. Whatever the reason, we write because we enjoy it and because it shows we have the grit we expect of our students. Through a series of multi-genre, generative workshops, we will sharpen our skills as creative writers and discover resources we can take back to our classrooms. With a focus on fiction, poetry, and non-fiction, this course is open to any and all, no matter where you are on your journey as both a teacher and a writer.

About the instructor

BJ LOVE teaches English and creative writing at the Emery/Weiner School in Houston. His work has appeared in The North American Review, Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature & Fine Arts, and many other journals and magazines. Additionally, BJ is a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and has taught writing courses and seminars all over the world.

Please note that online workshops are nonrefundable. By registering for an Inprint Writers Workshop you are agreeing to Inprint’s registration policies. If this workshop is full when you try to register, please sign up on the waiting list here so you receive priority registration the next time this class is offered. For details and a schedule of all the current workshop offerings click here