Summer Writing Workshop

Our first Writing Workshop! We'll be introducing ourselves and discussing our writing practices and habits. Parts of the discussion will be based off of the book Writing Tools: 50 Essential Strategies for Every Writer by Roy Peter Clark. 


Thanks for your interest in our first ever Writer's Workshop! This workshop is intended to help writers of all ages, at any stage of their writing career, as well as connect local writers with one another to form helpful and lasting connections. 

The program runs from June to mid-August (full schedule below) with meetings being held every other week on Tuesday at 6pm (with one exception for July 4th). Throughout the summer, we will be referencing Writing Tools: 50 Essential Strategies for Every Writer by Roy Peter Clark, as well as two other texts specific to our discussion topics. Each of these texts will be available for purchase at Old Firehouse Books at a 20% discount for workshop participants. If you order your copies online, make sure to pick them up and pay for them in-store so to get your 20% discount. 

We will be focusing on three topics this summer: writing practices and habits, creating plot, and character creation/development. We are currently working on bringing in guest authors to speak on these subjects during the second meeting of the month. 

If you'd like to participate in the workshop, please send an email to giving your name, age (optional), and what kind of writer you are (fiction, poetry, beginning writer, spare-moments-writer, etc.). We will add you to our email list and send you any updates about the workshop. 

Event date: 
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Event address: 
232 Walnut Street
Fort Collins, CO 80524
Writing Tools: 55 Essential Strategies for Every Writer Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316014991
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - January 10th, 2008

Old Firehouse Books

232 Walnut Street Old Town Fort Collins, CO 80524 


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