Jump Start Your Writing for Adults

Want to write, but can’t get your engine started? Got a flat? Pulled over by the side of your creative life and can’t get moving? This workshop is the ‘Triple-A’ for anyone who wants to begin, follow-through on, or complete a writing project. Give your writing a jump-start with this hands-on workshop led by Ellen Dreyer, published author, experienced editor, and creativity coach.

Main Library – In this workshop we will:

  • practice writing exercises that will help us reconnect with our writing self
  • find out what we want to be writing, or renew our interest in a current project
  • explore obstacles (outer and inner) to the writing process
  • set doable goals

Instructor Ellen Dreyer has won awards for her young adult fiction and has edited best-selling trade books during her many years in the publishing industry. As a trained coach and experienced editor, Ellen is exceptionally able to help current and aspiring writers to develop and hone their talent and achieve their creative goals. Her clients include authors of young adult fiction, picture books, academic writing, and historical fiction.