Take a Summer Writing Class!

I love to take a summer writing class to recharge my batteries. If I have time to do some traveling, I always enjoy the Iowa Writers’ Workshop (www.continuetolearn.uiowa.edu/iswfest) with classes taking place in June and July. Iowa City is about a six hour drive from Minneapolis and there are many nice hotels near campus to stay in and a great selection of classes. I’ve heard some great things about the writing classes offered at Madeline Island. Here’s the link for their catalog: http://www.madelineartschool.com/Classes_detail.cfm?recordno=15&Product_CatalogID=226&ProductNumber=WCWJO081213&ProductCode=49&NewProduct=0 If you don’t have time to travel a long distance, check out the summer classes at the Loft Literary Center...

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Summer Loft Classes

I love to take a summer writing class to recharge my batteries. If I have time to do some traveling, I always enjoy the Iowa Writers’ Workshop (www.continuetolearn.uiowa.edu/iswfest) with classes taking place in June and July. Iowa City is about a six hour drive from Minneapolis and there are many nice hotels near campus to stay in and a great selection of classes. If you don’t have time to travel a long distance, check out the summer classes at the Loft Literary Center in Minneapolis (loft.org).   I’ll be teaching my favorite class, Beginning Memoir: Finding the Story, on Saturday, July 14th from 1:00-4:00 p.m. You will find  the Loft’s one-sessions classes are a great way to learn in a short period of time. If taking a class at The Loft...

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