Our mission is to inspire people to write and share their stories. We do this through events and workshops at our Writing Center and within the community, through our residency program, and by offering support to our writers.



By Michael Brecke | August 29, 2021 |

I love to bake. An inheritance from my grandmothers and my mother. A result, perhaps of working in a bakery as a teenager. During my wife’s illness I would bring…

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Senses & Memories

By Jasa Scheierman | June 14, 2021 |

Hello hello friends! Jasa Scheierman, Write On, Door County 2021 Intern here to share a few thoughts from my first week of internship. I am so excited to be joining…

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By Lia Smith-Redmann | June 10, 2021 |

Introductions come in many tones, shapes, and styles. Culture – ethnic culture, national culture, regional culture, local culture, generational culture, and racial culture – is the invisible hand guiding our…

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The Journey of Write On by Peter Dahl

By Peter Dahl | June 10, 2021 |

Anything of length I’ve ever written has started with a small seed of inspiration. Something even smaller than a capital “I” Idea, it could be a single character or scene,…

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Cemetary Flowers

By Michael Brecke | May 29, 2021 |

Memorial Day has always loomed large over my family. As each generation began to pass away, the responsibility for flowers on the graves fell to my mother. There were flowers…

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