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Craft of Writing Classes

Writing About Yourself: The True Purpose of Memoir-APRIL 9-VIRTUAL

  • Date: 04-9-2021
  • Time: 9:00 am ET to 12:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $45.00
  • Open to: All Genders 18+

Memoir is a form of storytelling that brings a greater meaning to a story in someone's life. In this workshop, you will learn not only why memoir is important, but how it differs from autobiography, journal writing, and personal history.

Writing About Yourself: The True Purpose of Memoir-APRIL 10-VIRTUAL

  • Date: 04-10-2021
  • Time: 9:00 am ET to 12:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $45.00
  • Open to: All Genders 18+

Memoir is a form of storytelling that brings a greater meaning to a story in someone's life. In this workshop, you will learn not only why memoir is important, but how it differs from autobiography, journal writing, and personal history.

Specialty Classes for Women

WWf(a)C offers a rich array of specialty classes and workshops. Our specialty classes offer theme-based opportunities for writers and those wishing to explore other forms of creativity in addition to writing. Specialty Classes incorporate WWf(a)C circle practices into each session. Check back often as we offer new programs regularly!

Celebrating Our Struggles-Spring Session - VIRTUAL!

  • Date: 04-17-2021 to 05-22-2021
  • Time: 10:00 am ET to 12:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $190.00
  • Open to: Women

Strengthen your spiritual core while exploring the power of self-care. This six-week virtual class invites you on a journey to a greater sense of purpose and self-worth. Using Women Writing for (a) ChangeĀ® practices we will focus on writing both during and outside of class as a means of discovery and affirmation of who we, as individuals, truly are. Join us as we learn to locate the sacred in all that life brings.

Speciality Classes for All Genders

WWf(a)C offers a rich array of specialty classes and workshops. Our specialty classes offer theme-based opportunities for writers and those wishing to explore other forms of creativity in addition to writing. Specialty Classes incorporate WWf(a)C circle practices into each session. Check back often as we offer new programs regularly!

Let's Be Perfectly Queer: Winter/Spring Series 2--VIRTUAL!

  • Date: 03-16-2021 to 04-20-2021
  • Time: 7:00 pm ET to 9:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $149.00
  • Open to: All Genders 18+

In this six-week class, we will continue to explore our own writing within the broader context of queer literature. (We're using queer as an inclusive term for all those in the LGBTQIA+ community, aka: if you think you might belong here, you do!)

Specialty Classes for Women, Trans and Non-binary Writers

Womxn* Writing about Whiteness & Anti-racism-VIRTUAL!

  • Date: 03-18-2021 to 04-29-2021
  • Time: 7:00 pm ET to 9:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $149.00
  • Open to: Women, Trans and Non-binary Writers

Come be in community with other womxn* interested in exploring race and racism, and what it means to be anti-racist. We will work from an understanding that this is a life-long journey and meet each other where we are with open minds and hearts.

Free Samplers

Join us for a FREE Sampler, designed to introduce new participants to a sampling of our classes before committing to an entire course.

FREE Core Class Sampler - Tuesday AM, March 16 - VIRTUAL!

  • Date: 03-16-2021
  • Time: 10:00 am ET to 11:30 am ET
  • Tuition: FREE
  • Open to: Women

FREE samplers are designed to introduce new participants to the practices used in WWf(a)C Core Classes before committing to the course. Don't forget to register!

FREE All Gender Core Class Sampler - Wednesday PM, March 17 - VIRTUAL!

  • Date: 03-17-2021
  • Time: 7:00 pm ET to 8:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: FREE
  • Open to: All Genders 18+

FREE samplers are designed to introduce new participants to the practices used in WWf(a)C Core Classes before committing to the course. Don't forget to register!

FREE Core Class Sampler - Saturday AM, March 20 - VIRTUAL!

  • Date: 03-20-2021
  • Time: 10:00 am ET to 11:30 am ET
  • Tuition: FREE
  • Open to: Women

FREE samplers are designed to introduce new participants to the practices used in WWf(a)C Core Classes before committing to the course. Don't forget to register!

Free Specialty Class Sampler

FREE Class Sampler - Let's Be Perfectly Queer - Tuesday, March 9--VIRTUAL!

  • Date: 03-9-2021
  • Time: 7:00 pm EST to 8:30 pm EST
  • Tuition: FREE
  • Open to: All Genders 18+

This Free Sampler is designed for those interested in attending our upcoming 6-week Specialty Class "Let's Be Perfectly Queer." This is a great opportunity to meet the facilitators and try on the experience of writing in community! It is not required that you attend the Sampler in order to enroll in the class. While this Sampler is free, registration is required.

FREE Sampler for Celebrating Our Struggles - April 10 - VIRTUAL!

  • Date: 04-10-2021
  • Time: 10:30 am ET to 12:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: FREE
  • Open to: Women

This Free Sampler is designed for Women interested in attending our upcoming 6-week Specialty Class "Celebrating Our Struggles." It is not required that you attend the Sampler in order to enroll in the class. While this Sampler is free, registration is required.

Retreats for Women

Retreats

  • Date: 08-6-2029
  • Time: Varies
  • Price: Varies
  • Open to: Women

Future Retreats are currently in the planning stages.

Classes and Samplers for Young People

All programs focus on topics relevant to youth today and encourage participants to speak out through the art and power of writing.

4-6 Grades: Trusting Our Voices - "Come As You Can" on Mar 7

  • Date: 03-7-2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $25.00
  • Open to: Writers of All Genders in Grades 4-6

We'll explore different ways to listen to and harness the power of our inner voices. We'll think about what we believe in and how we can use our voices to make change.

7-9 Grades: Toward the Light - Come As You Can - Mar 7

  • Date: 03-7-2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $30.00
  • Open to: Writers of All Genders in Grades 7-9

We have made it through the darkest night of the year and the darkest year in our memory. Now what? Using WWf(a)C circle practices, we will explore topics to support your personal transition from the darkness into the light--living in the present while looking towards the future.

10-12 Grades: Navigating New Worlds - Come As You Can - Mar 7

  • Date: 03-7-2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $30.00
  • Open to: Young Women and Trans and Gender Nonconforming (TGNC) Youth in Grades 10-12

As racial justice uprisings and a global pandemic collide with the start of a virtual school year, it's easy to feel like the world is ending. And maybe it is, and maybe new worlds are emerging from all these shifts. Join us to explore these new worlds through the ideas of activists we admire, like emergent strategy, (thanks, adrienne maree brown), pod-building (thanks, Mia Mingus), and somatics and consent (thanks, many teachers and our own bodies!).

4-6 Grades: Trusting Our Voices - "Come As You Can" on Mar 21

  • Date: 03-21-2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $25.00
  • Open to: Writers of All Genders in Grades 4-6

We'll explore different ways to listen to and harness the power of our inner voices. We'll think about what we believe in and how we can use our voices to make change.

7-9 Grades: Toward the Light - Come As You Can - Mar 21

  • Date: 03-21-2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $30.00
  • Open to: Writers of All Genders in Grades 7-9

We have made it through the darkest night of the year and the darkest year in our memory. Now what? Using WWf(a)C circle practices, we will explore topics to support your personal transition from the darkness into the light--living in the present while looking towards the future.

10-12 Grades: Navigating New Worlds - Come As You Can - Mar 21

  • Date: 03-21-2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $30.00
  • Open to: Young Women and Trans and Gender Nonconforming (TGNC) Youth in Grades 10-12

As racial justice uprisings and a global pandemic collide with the start of a virtual school year, it's easy to feel like the world is ending. And maybe it is, and maybe new worlds are emerging from all these shifts. Join us to explore these new worlds through the ideas of activists we admire, like emergent strategy, (thanks, adrienne maree brown), pod-building (thanks, Mia Mingus), and somatics and consent (thanks, many teachers and our own bodies!).

4-6 Grades: Trusting Our Voices - "Come As You Can" on Apr 11

  • Date: 04-11-2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $25.00
  • Open to: Writers of All Genders in Grades 4-6

We'll explore different ways to listen to and harness the power of our inner voices. We'll think about what we believe in and how we can use our voices to make change.

7-9 Grades: Toward the Light - Come As You Can - Apr 11

  • Date: 04-11-2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $30.00
  • Open to: Writers of All Genders in Grades 7-9

We have made it through the darkest night of the year and the darkest year in our memory. Now what? Using WWf(a)C circle practices, we will explore topics to support your personal transition from the darkness into the light--living in the present while looking towards the future.

10-12 Grades: Navigating New Worlds - Come As You Can - Apr 11

  • Date: 04-11-2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $30.00
  • Open to: Young Women and Trans and Gender Nonconforming (TGNC) Youth in Grades 10-12

As racial justice uprisings and a global pandemic collide with the start of a virtual school year, it's easy to feel like the world is ending. And maybe it is, and maybe new worlds are emerging from all these shifts. Join us to explore these new worlds through the ideas of activists we admire, like emergent strategy, (thanks, adrienne maree brown), pod-building (thanks, Mia Mingus), and somatics and consent (thanks, many teachers and our own bodies!).

4-6 Grades: Trusting Our Voices - "Come As You Can" on Apr 25

  • Date: 04-25-2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $25.00
  • Open to: Writers of All Genders in Grades 4-6

We'll explore different ways to listen to and harness the power of our inner voices. We'll think about what we believe in and how we can use our voices to make change.

7-9 Grades: Toward the Light - Come As You Can - Apr 25

  • Date: 04-25-2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $30.00
  • Open to: Writers of All Genders in Grades 7-9

We have made it through the darkest night of the year and the darkest year in our memory. Now what? Using WWf(a)C circle practices, we will explore topics to support your personal transition from the darkness into the light--living in the present while looking towards the future.

10-12 Grades: Navigating New Worlds - Come As You Can - Apr 25

  • Date: 04-25-2021
  • Time: 1:30 pm ET to 3:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $30.00
  • Open to: Young Women and Trans and Gender Nonconforming (TGNC) Youth in Grades 10-12

As racial justice uprisings and a global pandemic collide with the start of a virtual school year, it's easy to feel like the world is ending. And maybe it is, and maybe new worlds are emerging from all these shifts. Join us to explore these new worlds through the ideas of activists we admire, like emergent strategy, (thanks, adrienne maree brown), pod-building (thanks, Mia Mingus), and somatics and consent (thanks, many teachers and our own bodies!).

Continuing Education for our Leaders

These programs are designed for individuals who have completed at least one of the Women Writing for (a) Change leadership programs.

Continuing Education for our Leaders

  • Date: 12-3-2029
  • Price: Varies
  • Open to: WWf(a)C Leadership Graduates

Stay tuned for future offerings!

Write Around the Corner - Original Series

Write Around the Corner - Original Series

  • Date: 12-3-2029
  • Price: Varies
  • Open to: All Genders 16+

We have programs in the works! Revisit this page for details and registration.

Core Classes for Women - 10-Week

The featured focus of our Core Classes is writing in community over a period of several weeks. While some writing technique is taught in each class, emphasis is placed on writers pursuing their own forms of written expression (e.g., poetry, memoir, fiction, non-fiction or journaling).

Core Class Spring Term Tuesday AM - 10-week - VIRTUAL!

  • Date: 03-23-2021 to 05-25-2021
  • Time: 10:00 am ET to 12:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $309.00
  • Open to: Women

Join us for this 10-week long Tuesday morning class.

Core Class Spring Term Saturday AM - 10-week - VIRTUAL!

  • Date: 03-27-2021 to 05-29-2021
  • Time: 10:00 am ET to 12:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $309.00
  • Open to: Women

Join us for this 10-week long Saturday morning class.

Core Classes for All Genders - 10-Week

The featured focus of our Core Classes is writing in community over a period of several weeks. While some writing technique is taught in each class, emphasis is placed on the writer pursuing their own forms of written expression (e.g., poetry, memoir, fiction, non-fiction or journaling).

All Gender Core Class Spring Term Wednesday PM - 10-week-VIRTUAL!

  • Date: 03-24-2021 to 05-26-2021
  • Time: 7:00 pm ET to 9:30 pm ET
  • Tuition: $309.00
  • Open to: All Genders 18+

Join us for this 10-week long Wednesday evening class for all genders.

Free Virtual Learning Samplers

Learn how to easily navigate the Zoom virtual platform for the purpose of writing and sharing in community. Free. Registration required.

FREE Zoom Virtual Learning Sessions

  • Date: 12-3-2029
  • Price: Varies
  • Open to: All Genders 16+

Revisit this page for future offerings.

Summer Camps

Summer Camp 2021 Grades 4-6--VIRTUAL Summer Camp Offering

  • Date: 06-7-2021 to 06-11-2021
  • Time: 9:30 am ET to 11:30 am ET
  • Tuition: $100.00
  • Open to: All Genders Grades 4-6

2021 Summer Camp: Claiming Now, Imagining Futures: VIRTUAL Summer Camp Offering

Summer Camp 2021 Grades 10-12--VIRTUAL Summer Camp Offering

  • Date: 06-14-2021 to 06-18-2021
  • Time: 10:00 am ET to 3:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $225.00
  • Open to: Young people of marginalized genders, including young women, non-binary folks, and trans youth of all genders in Grades 10-12

2021 Summer Camp: Gathering Our Stories from the Inside Out: VIRTUAL Summer Camp Offering

Summer Camp 2021 Grades 7-9--VIRTUAL Summer Camp Offering

  • Date: 06-21-2021 to 06-25-2021
  • Time: 10:00 am ET to 3:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $225.00
  • Open to: Young people of marginalized genders, including young women, non-binary folks, and trans youth of all genders in Grades 7-9

2021 Summer Camp: We Are the Ones We Have Been Waiting For: VIRTUAL Summer Camp Offering

Summer Camp 2021 Grades 10-12--IN-PERSON!

  • Date: 06-28-2021 to 07-2-2021
  • Time: 10:00 am ET to 4:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $270.00
  • Open to: Young people of marginalized genders, including young women, non-binary folks, and trans youth of all genders Grades 10-12

2021 Summer Camp: Write it! Read it! Speak it! Slam it!: IN-PERSON Summer Camp Offering

Summer Camp 2021 Grades 7-9--IN-PERSON!

  • Date: 07-5-2021 to 07-9-2021
  • Time: 10:00 am ET to 4:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $270.00
  • Open to: Young people of marginalized genders, including young women, non-binary folks, and trans youth of all genders Grades 7-9

2021 Summer Camp: Finding My Path: I Am Not Afraid: IN-PERSON Summer Camp Offering

Summer Camp 2021 Grades 4-6--IN-PERSON!

  • Date: 07-12-2021 to 07-16-2021
  • Time: 9:00 am ET to 1:00 pm ET
  • Tuition: $195.00
  • Open to: Young people of marginalized genders, including young women, non-binary folks, and trans youth of all genders Grades 4-6

2021 Summer Camp: Tell About It: Writing the Stories of Your Life: IN-PERSON Summer Camp Offering