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Featured Programs

Classes & Workshops
7/20, 7/27 & 8/3

with Joyce Hayden

Explore unusual, interesting forms of writing: duplex, erasure, haibun, and more. Ideal for prose & poetry writers!
Classes & Workshops
7/20

with Puja Shah

Calling all budding writers! This workshop for ages 10-16 will include inspirational tips, writing time, and more!
Classes & Workshops
7/22, 7/29, 8/5, 8/12, 8/19, 8/26 & 9/2

with Mark O’Bannon

Dissect how to take a story from the idea stage all the way to a completed novel with hands-on writing practice.
Writing Groups
Every Monday

with Rich Farrell

Join this supportive writing group and receive feedback from your peers and a published author. Open to all genres!
Writing Groups
Every Tuesday

with Rebecca Chamaa

Our beloved Brown Bag writing sessions are back! Join Rebecca and company for pay-what-you-can generative writing.
Writing Groups
Second Sunday of Every Month

with Community Volunteers

Seeking some quiet writing time in the company of other committed writers? Join this room to write for all writers!
Quotation Mark.

I took a weekend of writing workshops that blew me away and empowered me to say:
I am a writer, I do belong, I can do it.

Headshot of Gwen J.

Gwen J.

Our Programs

Classes & Workshops

We offer classes and workshops for all skill levels in many genres including fiction, poetry, memoir, and playwriting.

Read & Critiques

Our read and critique groups are a small collection of writers who encourage and provide regular help to one other.

Writing & Reading Groups

Hone your skills via writing practice and prompt writing, and then share your work with your fellow writers.

Readings & Events

We look for creative ways to partner with other organizations to present unique and stimulating programs for our community.

A Year in Ink

Our annual publication represents a sampling of the tangible results of our community’s diligent scribbles.

Inspirations Gallery

We feature work by local artists from many different mediums including painting, photography, sculpture, and mixed media.

Our Organization

About Us

Find out more about who we are, where you can find us, and our people, or feel free to reach out to say hello.

Get Involved

We welcome you to become a part of our organization, whether as a member, a donor, or as a subscriber to our weekly newsletter.

Our Blog

Peruse articles about writing tips, read interviews with published authors, and learn more about the creative scene in San Diego.