Writing Intensive | Spring 2019

The 5th Annual Spring Writing Intensive

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Organized by Laura Oliver and Lynn Auld Schwartz
Mellon Hall at St. John’s College in Annapolis

In this one-day writing intensive, participants will have the opportunity to join other writers for a day devoted to writing instruction, discovery, and inspiration. Working under the guidance of award-winning authors, attendees may select four workshops. By choosing from a menu of craft options that will include memoir, fiction, nonfiction, and publishing advice, participants will select the subjects that address their most challenging writing issues and will leave armed with new skills, understanding, and motivation. All levels are welcome.

Online Registration is now closed. Walk-up registration will be accepted by cash or check, at the event on Saturday, June 8, 2019 in the Francis Scott Key Lobby of Mellon Hall. Registration begins at 9:45 a.m.

These concentrated writing workshops are complemented by an extraordinary setting—the idyllic campus of St. John’s College and charming, historic Annapolis. Come for the day or spend the weekend.

The day includes:

  • Morning coffee
  • Participants may choose from a variety of workshops
  • Lunch with question and answer forum
  • Afternoon coffee and guest author book sales
  • Wine reception

Workshops, Presenters, and Schedule

Writing Intensive Workshops

Choose from seven workshops with topics ranging from family memoirs to political poems.

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Writing Intensive Presenters

Read the short bios of the talented group who will lead the workshops.

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Writing Intensive Schedule

See when the workshops are offered to plan your day.

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Refund Policy

We are not able to provide refunds for this event.