writing classes and community in seattle:

Ongoing reading series:

Calls for submission:

recommended books on writing (Creative Nonfiction):

  • Bayles, David and Ted Orland. Art and Fear-- Observations on the Perils (and Rewards) of Artmaking
  • Barrington, Judith. Writing the Memoir-- From Truth to Art
  • Dillard, Annie. The Writing Life
  • Goldberg, Natalie. Writing Down the Bones; Wild Mind; Old Friend from Far Away; The True Secret of Writing
  • Gornick, Vivian. The Situation and the Story
  • Hopper, Kate. Use Your Words: A Writing Guide for Mothers
  • Miller, Brenda and Suzanne Paolo. Tell it Slant: Writing and Shaping Creative Nonfiction
  • Silverman, Sue William. Fearless Confessions: A Writer's Guide to Memoir
  • Zinsser, William. Inventing the Truth