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February 18, 2017

PERFECT PACING IN PLOT-DRIVEN FICTION A Fiction Workshop

BloodInstructor: Jen Blood
Date: Saturday, February 18
Time: 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $65 | Nonmember $125
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: February 18, 2017 10:30 am
End: February 18, 2017 10:30 am

February 11, 2017

THE ART OF THE TINY TRUTH A Flash Nonfiction Workshop

PtacinInstructor: Mira Ptacin
Date: Saturday, February 11
Time: 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Belfast Free Library
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $45 | Nonmember $100
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: February 11, 2017 11:00 am
End: February 11, 2017 11:00 am

IT’S NOT ABOUT YOU Lens and Legwork in Narrative Nonfiction

KevinInstructor: Brian Kevin
Date: Saturday, February 11
Time: 10:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $55 | Nonmember $110
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: February 11, 2017 10:30 am
End: February 11, 2017 10:30 am

February 4, 2017

A SLICE OF LIFE A Memoir Writing Workshop

PtacinInstructor: Mira Ptacin
Date: Saturday, February 4
Time: 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Location:
USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
12
Fee:
Member: $45 | Nonmember: $100
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: February 4, 2017 10:30 am
End: February 4, 2017 10:30 am

RIVETED Strategies for Writing Compelling Short Stories

PrattInstructor: Bruce Pratt
Date: Saturday, February 4
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Bangor Public Library
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $75 | Nonmember $125
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: February 4, 2017 10:00 am
End: February 4, 2017 10:00 am

January 31, 2017 – January 31, 2017

TRANSPORTING THE READER A 10-Week Short Fiction Workshop

Lewis-RobinsonInstructor: Lewis Robinson
Date: Tuesday, January 31 – April 4
Time: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $450 | Nonmember $600
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: January 31, 2017 6:30 pm
End: January 31, 2017 6:30 pm

January 31, 2017 – January 31, 2017

LEAPS, SURPRISES, AND INVENTIONS A 10-Week Poetry Workshop

FlynnInstructor: Rachel Contreni Flynn
Date: Tuesday, January 31 – April 4
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $450 | Nonmember $600
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: January 31, 2017 6:00 pm
End: January 31, 2017 6:00 pm

January 28, 2017

SEEING RED On the Creative Necessity of Anger in Fiction

AlmondInstructor: Steve Almond
Date: Saturday, January 28
Time: 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 15
Fee Member $55 | Nonmember $110
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: January 28, 2017 2:30 pm
End: January 28, 2017 2:30 pm

WHEN DESIRE DATES DOUBT: The Crush As Literary Engine

steve-almond1Instructor: Steve Almond
Date: Saturday, January 28
Time: 10:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 15
Fee Member $55 | Nonmember $110
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: January 28, 2017 10:30 am
End: January 28, 2017 10:30 am

HOW NOT TO BE A PHONY Writing for Children and Young Adults

BlakemoreInstructor: Megan Frazer Blakemore
Date: Saturday, January 28
Time: 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: Kittery Community Center
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $45 | Nonmember $100
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: January 28, 2017 9:30 am
End: January 28, 2017 9:30 am