Event Series Generative Fiction Workshop (online class)

Generative Fiction Workshop (online class)

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Kristie Smeltzer $150 Members | $165 Nonmembers Thursdays, 6/9/22 – 7/28/22 | 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time Are you ready to write this summer? Join this class that blends a traditional fiction workshop with themed generative writing days in which we’ll focus on a specific aspect of craft. Know what the best part […]

Digging into Character Development (online seminar) – Seminar Full!

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Kristie Smeltzer $60 Members | $65 Nonmembers Saturday, 7/30/22 | 1:00-4:00 p.m. Eastern Time Strong character development and compelling character arcs are essential to the success of every story. Whether you’re starting a new project or already on your way, this seminar will help you get to know your characters better. During the seminar, […]

First Twenty-Five Workshop: Getting the Start of Your Novel Ready #3 (online seminar) – Seminar Full!

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Randall Klein $75 Members | $82 Nonmembers Saturday, 8/20/22 | 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time (Submissions due 8/6) For the purposes of landing agents, enticing publishers, and hooking readers, the first twenty pages of your novel are the most vital. They are the first impression a reader will have of what story […]

Getting to Know Your Poetic Voice: A Writing Intensive (ongoing online class) – Registration Closed

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Joanna Currey $150 Members | $165 Nonmembers Mondays, 7/18/22 – 8/29/22 | 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time What makes an artist or a piece of art “successful”? What do we actually mean when we talk about someone’s “artistic vision” or “unique voice”? And how do you talk about your own poetic voice? In […]

First Twenty-Five Workshop: Getting the Start of Your Novel Ready #1 (online seminar) – CANCELED

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

This seminar is canceled, but we have spots available in the 10/22 and 11/19 instances of this seminar.  Instructor: Randall Klein $75 Members | $82 Nonmembers Saturday, 9/24/22 | 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. EDT (Submissions due 9/10) For the purposes of landing agents, enticing publishers, and hooking readers, the first twenty pages of your […]

Finding Your Voice: A Creative Writing Workshop – ongoing online class

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Deborah Harris $160 Members | $175 Nonmembers Thursdays, 9/29/22 – 11/17/22 | 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. EDT “When we read a distinctive voice…our full attention is aroused and engaged because we suspect that here, now, at last, we may learn how someone does it––that is, how they live, breathe, think, feel and talk.” Tony […]

Short Story Basics – ongoing online seminar series

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Kristie Smeltzer $60 Members | $65 Nonmembers Saturdays, 10/1/22 and 10/15/22 | 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. EDT Join us for a crash course to get started writing short stories. This seminar will help participants who are newer to writing fiction as well as novelists who jumped straight into writing longform fiction. Short stories are […]

Creative Nonfiction: Writing Family Narratives Using Research – ongoing class

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Brendan Wolfe $189 Members | $210 Nonmembers Mondays, 9/19/22 – 11/7/22 | 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. EDT Before signing up for this in-person class, please read the following statement about requirements to enroll: All in-person students must be fully vaccinated and provide WriterHouse staff with proof of vaccination. For fall term, masks are optional, but in the event […]

Evening Fiction Writing Hours and Workshop – ongoing online class

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Kristie Smeltzer $189 Members | $210 Nonmembers Thursdays, 9/22/22 – 11/17/22 | 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. EDT (Thursday, 10/27 will be skipped for WriterHouse event) Tuesdays, 9/27/22 – 11/5/22 | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. EDT (writing hours: optional) Participants often say that part of what draws them to writing classes is the accountability; they […]

Daytime Combo: Fiction and Creative Nonfiction – ongoing class

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Christina Ward-Niven $189 Members | $210 Nonmembers Wednesdays, 9/21/22 – 11/9/22 | 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. EDT Before signing up for this in-person class, please read the following statement about requirements to enroll: All in-person students must be fully vaccinated and provide WriterHouse staff with proof of vaccination. For fall term, masks are optional, but in the event […]