Instructor: Louise Bierig
Day & Time: Wednesdays, 7:00 – 9:00 pm. January/February Session: January 8, 15, 22, 29; February 5, 12, 19
Description: Beginning & Experienced Writers Welcome
Fiction, Poetry, Autobiography/Memoir, Non Fiction
Whether you’ve been writing for years, just want to get started, or are ready to reboot your writing practice, the Lansdowne Writers’ Workshop will provide you with the support and focused quiet you need to access your authentic voice and write your deepest, most honest, stories. The first hour of each session is devoted to a writing prompt. The second hour is available for participants wishing to receive verbal and written feedback on a piece of writing and learn how to take it to the next level.
The Winter session begins Wednesday, January 8, 2020 and includes the following dates: January 8, 15, 22, 29; February 5, 12, 19. We meet from 7-9PM at ArtSpace Lansdowne in Lansdowne, PA.
Cost for the seven-week session is $210.
The workshop includes fiction, poetry, autobiography/memoir, and creative non fiction.
To sign-up the workshop, please write to Louise Bierig, email@example.com, or call 610.892.7604 to secure your spot.
Louise Bierig graduated from the University of Iowa’s Undergraduate Writers’ Workshop. She has written countless short stories, several personal essays, three novels, a few poems, and is currently working on a novella. She has previously taught at the William Way Center in Philadelphia and at Soul Source in Swarthmore and Aston. Recently, her short stories Sylvia (2019) and Field of Rye at Twilight (2018), were published in Philadelphia Stories. Her essays have been published in The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Swarthmorean, and Fresh Picks, The Lansdowne Farmer’s Market newsletter (a column titled The View from Lupine Valley). Her fiction has won the following awards: 2004: Finalist in novel writing contest sponsored by Suspect Thoughts Press; 1997: Finalist for The Heekin Group Foundation Writer’s & Education Fund; 1992: First prize in Mercyhurst College’s short fiction contest.