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May 7, 2016

CAN I DO IT?: A Two-Part Workshop on Writing Away Shyness

Rivas RoseInstructor: Helen Rivas-Rose
Date: Saturdays, May 7 & May 14
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 8
Fee: MWPA Member $45 | Nonmember $100
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: May 7, 2016 10:30 am
End: May 7, 2016 10:30 am

May 14, 2016

BUILDING YOUR BYLINE: A Prose Workshop on Writing for Magazines

Instructor: Debbie Hagan
Date: Saturday, May 14
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $75 | Nonmember $125
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: May 14, 2016 10:30 am
End: May 14, 2016 10:30 am

May 21, 2016

HOW TO CANNIBALIZE YOUR OWN WORK: A Mixed Genre Workshop

KirschnerInstructor: Elizabeth Kirschner
Date: Saturday, May 21
Time: 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Glickman Library, USM Portland
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 15
Fee: MWPA Member $45 | Nonmember $100
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: May 21, 2016 1:30 pm
End: May 21, 2016 1:30 pm

June 4, 2016

SHOW AND TELL: The Importance of Synthesis in the Short Narrative

Anderson-HEAD-SHOT-150x150Instructor: CB Anderson
Date: Saturday, June 4
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Rockland Public Library
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $55 | Nonmember $110
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: June 4, 2016 10:30 am
End: June 4, 2016 10:30 am

THE FICTION MANUSCRIPT: Two-Part Discussion & Critique

ThayerInstructor: Cynthia Thayer
Date:  Saturday, June 4 & Sunday, June 5
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Intermediate/Experienced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $120 | Nonmember $180
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: June 4, 2016 10:30 am
End: June 4, 2016 10:30 am

June 12, 2016

DIALOGUE IS NOT CONVERSATION: Only Lunatics Say What They Really Think

ThayerInstructor: Cynthia Thayer
Date: Sunday, June 12
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Belfast Free Library
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $55 | Nonmember $110
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: June 12, 2016 10:30 am
End: June 12, 2016 10:30 am

June 25, 2016

PAST PERFECT: Finding the Right Mix of Backstory to Enhance Your Narrative

DupreeInstructor: Jennifer Dupree
Date: Saturday, June 25
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $55 | Nonmember $110
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: June 25, 2016 10:30 am
End: June 25, 2016 10:30 am

July 16, 2016

WHAT IS THE EDITOR LOOKING FOR? A Short Story Workshop

PrattInstructor: Bruce Pratt
Date: Saturday, July 16
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $75 | Nonmember $125
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: July 16, 2016 10:30 am
End: July 16, 2016 10:30 am

July 23, 2016

WHAT IS THE EDITOR LOOKING FOR? A Short Story Workshop

PrattInstructor: Bruce Pratt
Date: Saturday, July 23
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Location: Belfast Free Library
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $75 | Nonmember $125
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: July 23, 2016 10:30 am
End: July 23, 2016 10:30 am

July 30, 2016

GET IN, GET OUT: A Workshop on Writing Flash Creative Nonfiction

GuisingerInstructor: Penny Guisinger
Date: Saturday, July 30
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Location: Belfast Free Library
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $45 | Nonmember $100
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: July 30, 2016 10:30 am
End: July 30, 2016 10:30 am