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  • Fiction Writers Workshop

    Thursdays 12:30-2:30pm ET, Nerissa runs workshops tailored to fiction writers. Novelists, short-story writers, YA, Middle-Grade, Children's, flash, anything goes! Starts April 6 and runs to mid June 2023.Add to cart
  • Morning Seeding & Tending


    Morning Seeding & Tending is your chance to free-write, continue a project, get your word count in, be a part of a literary community on your own terms. This is your time for writing, and we are honoring it. The Zoom room is open Monday-Friday 10am-11:05 am. $25 per month, or $20 if you become a regular subscriber. To do so, go here

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  • One-on-One Coaching and Editing with Elaine Apthrop

    Elaine Apthorp is a truly remarkable teacher, writer, reader and mentor. She offers heartful coaching, developmental editing and copyediting. Working closely with the writer and the writing, her mission is to comprehend, appreciate, and nurture the project and the creative soul who is choosing to engage in it; help a comrade writer discover and achieve their intentions on the page; find out what the writer means to do and offer suggestions about choices one might make that could further those objectives.
    "Elaine is such a wise and thoughtful teacher and editor! Her critiques and responses to my poems overflow with care and insight. I can tell that she understands and appreciates what I hope to achieve with my writing, and she offers generous and useful feedback to help me accomplish my personal writing goals." -KH
    "Elaine brings a rare combination of gentle but piercing insight, well-placed and helpful suggestions, and the perfect dash of humor to her role as a writing group leader. I feel simultaneously challenged and supported and deeply grateful to be a part of her group. Sign me up for another semester!" -TD
    "Elaine is knowledgeable, intelligent, organized, positive and supportive. I value her leadership and feedback."-MJ
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  • One-on-One Coaching with Nerissa Nields

    Nerissa works with writers at every stage of the creative process, from brainstorming ideas, to helping the writer develop a sustainable practice, to coaching writers around emotional blocks, to making suggestions for publication and placement of individual projects. She has written in many genres, including non-fiction, poetry, plays, songwriting, blogging, essays, short stories, nonfiction books and novels. She can help with outlining, story arc, structure and the messy middle. Along the way, she will suggest craft exercises and recommend books and articles.Read more
  • Summer Writing Retreat, Five Days 2023

    • July 10-14, 2023
    • Northampton, MA
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  • Summer Writing Retreat, Weeklong Pro-Rated by Day

    • July 10-14. Choose any number of days.  The cost is $110 per day. If you want to come for the full five days, go here.
    • Northampton, MA
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  • Writing It Up in the Garden Gift Certificate

    Gift Certificate for varying amounts.Add to cart
  • Zoom Youth Writing Group

    Zoom Writing Groups for ages 10-18 Starts January 11, 2023Add to cart
  • Weekly Writing Workshops

    • Regular, 10-week Courses
    • Generative writing as well as Revision
    • Spring 2023
    • Northampton, MA (in person) and on Zoom
    • Please indicate in your payment which group you'd like to join.
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