Meet Our Featured Writers

Our featured writers include workshop leaders and attendees, past residents, and friends of the Writing Center. Be inspired by their stories and interviews. The writers featured on this page are rotated often.

Our Writers

Past Resident of Write On, Door County

Interview on File


Judith Woodburn is the author of six non-fiction books for children on the environment, mental health, and other subjects, most recently, Your Happiest You. She is co-author, with Nancy Holyoke, of Worry: A Smart Girl’s Guide. Her essays and articles have appeared in many journalistic and literary venues for both adults and children, including ... READ MORE


Karen Hering is a writer and teacher who has been immersed in the work of words for most of her life. She is an ordained Unitarian Universalist minister, chaplain, and author of Writing to Wake the Soul: Opening the Sacred Conversation Within. Serving as consulting literary minister in St. Paul, Minnesota, Karen leads guided writing sessions, retreats ... READ MORE


I don’t know so many ways I would like to say THANKS. Many thanks for this great opportunity — live and work in Write On writers residency for the whole February month. House and surroundings are great for peaceful and creative work. I liked Door County and Write On very much and I hope there will be a chance to come back after years. Thanks to all ... READ MORE