Eastside, Editing and Coaching, Online

Editing and Coaching

I offer one-on-one coaching, editing, and critique services for writers of fiction and nonfiction, both shorter pieces and book-length projects. There are two standard packages, one for critique and one for coaching. If you wanted feedback on work you’ve already written, the

Classes, Online, Poetry

The Personal & the Public: A Poetry Workshop

We’ll begin this 8 week generative workshop with the personal—re-examining confessionalism, autobiographical writing, and Frank O’Hara’s “Personism.” We’ll then move into the realm of the historic and elegiac—poetic modes that speak to cultures and groups. And, finally, we’ll di

Classes, Eastside, Poetry

The Quarantine Poetry Cure

September 2-October 7. 7:00-9:00 pm on Zoom.  $295. A six-week exploration of themes that reveal different types of poems alongside exercises and group feedback — all meant to delight, inspire, and motivate!  Topics to be explored include: kindness as a

Classes, Nonfiction, Online

Work in Progress: Essay and Memoir

Course Description This workshop is designed for writers who have started a first draft of an essay or a book-length project. Whether you have done a lot of work on your project or are just starting out, this workshop will push you to make meaningful progress by helping you d