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Congratulations class of 2015!

Last week, eighty-five writers graduated from The Story Intensive Class of 2015. Today’s post is in their honour. These wonderful writers, from Nanaimo to Tasmania, have been showing up for their writing practice with us since September. This month, they each wrote and completed a brand new short story! Some of them finished a story […]

What happens on a writing retreat?

Today is a treat! I’m sharing a conversation with four writers who attended The Lemon Tree House writing retreat this past September. I’m leading my own retreat there in April, but I haven’t been to the castle yet, so there’s only so much I can tell you about what it will be like! I have […]

In the Spotlight: Mary Nicholson

Mary Nicholson is one of my beloved Story Intensive TAs, and I’m delighted to put her in the Spotlight this month! I’ve admired Mary for several years now: I’m inspired by her generosity and resolve when it comes to her writing. Her relationship to writing feels like it is full of kindness and respect. I […]

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