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4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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April 2020

WRITING PRACTICE CLASS with Robin Sauerwein

April 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00pm, repeating until Friday, April 24, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$150.00

We regret that this program has been cancelled due to concerns over the COVID-19 crisis. Please watch our website for updates on alternative options for taking part in this opportunity.  Learn tips for establishing a regular writing routine. DEVELOPING A WRITING HABIT with Robin Sauerwein Would you like to start a regular writing routine but aren’t sure how to begin? This week-long class is ideal for you! Instructor Robin Sauerwein will focus on setting goals each day while experimenting with…

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WRITING PRACTICE CLASS with Robin Sauerwein

April 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00pm, repeating until Friday, April 24, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$150.00

We regret that this program has been cancelled due to concerns over the COVID-19 crisis. Please watch our website for updates on alternative options for taking part in this opportunity.  Learn tips for establishing a regular writing routine. DEVELOPING A WRITING HABIT with Robin Sauerwein Would you like to start a regular writing routine but aren’t sure how to begin? This week-long class is ideal for you! Instructor Robin Sauerwein will focus on setting goals each day while experimenting with…

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WRITING PRACTICE CLASS with Robin Sauerwein

April 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00pm, repeating until Friday, April 24, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$150.00

We regret that this program has been cancelled due to concerns over the COVID-19 crisis. Please watch our website for updates on alternative options for taking part in this opportunity.  Learn tips for establishing a regular writing routine. DEVELOPING A WRITING HABIT with Robin Sauerwein Would you like to start a regular writing routine but aren’t sure how to begin? This week-long class is ideal for you! Instructor Robin Sauerwein will focus on setting goals each day while experimenting with…

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WRITING PRACTICE CLASS with Robin Sauerwein

April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00pm, repeating until Friday, April 24, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$150.00

We regret that this program has been cancelled due to concerns over the COVID-19 crisis. Please watch our website for updates on alternative options for taking part in this opportunity.  Learn tips for establishing a regular writing routine. DEVELOPING A WRITING HABIT with Robin Sauerwein Would you like to start a regular writing routine but aren’t sure how to begin? This week-long class is ideal for you! Instructor Robin Sauerwein will focus on setting goals each day while experimenting with…

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WRITING PRACTICE CLASS with Robin Sauerwein

April 24 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 6:00pm, repeating until Friday, April 24, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$150.00

We regret that this program has been cancelled due to concerns over the COVID-19 crisis. Please watch our website for updates on alternative options for taking part in this opportunity.  Learn tips for establishing a regular writing routine. DEVELOPING A WRITING HABIT with Robin Sauerwein Would you like to start a regular writing routine but aren’t sure how to begin? This week-long class is ideal for you! Instructor Robin Sauerwein will focus on setting goals each day while experimenting with…

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May 2020

POETRY WRITING CLASS with Donna Hilbert

May 7 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 28, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$180.00

Through writing exercises and discussion of poems, participants will gain the tools they need to write poems of loss and regret.  THE POEMS WE CARRY with Donna Hilbert What cannot be said will be wept -- Sappho We all carry them--those stories of loss and regret so overwhelming and painful that we cannot find an entry point from which to write. Yet, we can't put the stories behind us. Sometimes we have the illusion that we might write one big…

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POETRY WRITING WORKSHOP with Angela Voras-Hills

May 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$30.00

Generate new poems that deal with life's transitions. TURNING A CORNER: Exploring and Creating Poems of Transition with Angela Voras-Hills In this workshop, we'll read and discuss poems that acknowledge, embrace, and grieve a variety of transitions. Through writing exercises and prompts, we'll apply what we've discussed in order to draft new poems, hopefully awakening new responses to the transitions we've lived through and those that lie ahead. Tuition for the two-hour workshop is $30.00. Write On members receive a…

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POETRY WRITING CLASS with Donna Hilbert

May 14 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 28, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$180.00

Through writing exercises and discussion of poems, participants will gain the tools they need to write poems of loss and regret.  THE POEMS WE CARRY with Donna Hilbert What cannot be said will be wept -- Sappho We all carry them--those stories of loss and regret so overwhelming and painful that we cannot find an entry point from which to write. Yet, we can't put the stories behind us. Sometimes we have the illusion that we might write one big…

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POETRY WRITING CLASS with Donna Hilbert

May 21 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 28, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$180.00

Through writing exercises and discussion of poems, participants will gain the tools they need to write poems of loss and regret.  THE POEMS WE CARRY with Donna Hilbert What cannot be said will be wept -- Sappho We all carry them--those stories of loss and regret so overwhelming and painful that we cannot find an entry point from which to write. Yet, we can't put the stories behind us. Sometimes we have the illusion that we might write one big…

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POETRY WRITING CLASS with Donna Hilbert

May 28 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:00pm on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, May 28, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$180.00

Through writing exercises and discussion of poems, participants will gain the tools they need to write poems of loss and regret.  THE POEMS WE CARRY with Donna Hilbert What cannot be said will be wept -- Sappho We all carry them--those stories of loss and regret so overwhelming and painful that we cannot find an entry point from which to write. Yet, we can't put the stories behind us. Sometimes we have the illusion that we might write one big…

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June 2020

FICTION WRITING WORKSHOP with Betsy Finesilver Haberl

June 2 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$30.00

Discover the five primary types of short-short stories.  BRIEFLY TOLD: A Short-Short Introduction to Flash Fiction with Betsy Finesilver Haberl Flash fiction stories are very short stories, ranging between one sentence and three pages long. Using published examples, there will be a discussion of the characteristics of flash fiction, including an emphasis on language and imagery as well as a strong use of subtext. Writing exercises will focus on the five primary types of flash fiction: the monologue, the individual…

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PROSE WRITING WORKSHOP with Vida Cross

June 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$25.00

Learn how to weave together different story narratives. FRAMED NARRATIVES WITH VIDA CROSS In this workshop led by poet and fiction writer Vida Cross, writers will come together to write three or more short narratives using objects as inspiration. Participants will discover how one narrative can inspire another and how two narratives can be woven together to create a frame within a frame. This workshop is appropriate for adults and teens. Tuition for the 90-minute workshop is $25.00. Write On…

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YOUTH WRITING WORKSHOP & FAMILY EVENT with Natalie Villacorta

June 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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Youth 8 - 12 years old will learn to enhance their writing by noticing details in the world around them. ON NOTICING: USING ALL FIVE SENSES IN CREATIVE WRITING WITH NATALIE VILLACORTA For writers ages 8 - 12 Noticing, paying attention, and looking closely at our world is crucial to creative writing. But often we forget to. How can we slow down and make noticing a habit? We'll start by reading a poem and paying attention to what the poet…

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ARTIST CONVERSATION with Janée Baugher and Ginnie Cappaert

June 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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The participating artists in the first annual Dick Scuglik Memorial Residency talk about their creative process. Seattle poet Janée J. Baugher was selected as the winner of Write On's first annual Dick Scuglik Memorial Residency and Scholarship. The award provided a travel stipend to Door County and a week-residency. She was paired with local visual artist Ginnie Cappaert. The two exchanged work in the winter. Janée's writing inspired new paintings by Ginnie, while Ginnie's artwork were the inspiration for new…

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NONFICTION WRITING WORKSHOP with Sarah Stuteville

June 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$30.00

Challenge the assumptions of 'expert voice' in point-of-view writing MAPPING YOUR VOICE WITH SARAH STUTEVILLE The rise of online writing, communities, and activism has broadened audiences and created new venues for voices and writers. Readers are hungry for work that connects personal experiences to larger issues with transparency, vulnerability, and personality. This workshop will focus on point-of-view writing that challenges assumptions of "expert voice" and pushes the boundaries of what issue-based writing can be while encouraging participants to connect their…

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PROSE AND POETRY WRITING WORKSHOP with Mary Cantrell, Rachel Hall, and Anna Leahy

June 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$30.00

Discover how to write great opening lines and sentences for your poetry, fiction, or essays.  IN THE BEGINNING: How to Write Great First Lines & Paragraphs with Mary Cantrell, Rachel Hall, and Anna Leahy Whether writing a poem, an essay, a short story, or a novel, every writer knows that the opening is all-important. It engages the reader, sets the tone, and launches the story, essay, or poem in a particular direction. In The First Five Pages, Noah Lukeman argues…

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POETRY WORKSHOP with Kareem Tayyar

June 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$25.00

Discover the necessary components that comprise a good lyric poem.  Feet on the Ground, Head in the Clouds: Writing the Lyric Poem with Kareem Tayyar From the work of Walt Whitman onward, the lyric poem has been a mainstay in American poetry, and for good reason: it is a form that lends itself to prioritizing the intimate, the personal, and the spiritual in a manner that eschews dogma and sweeping generalizations. This workshop will focus on the necessary components that…

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July 2020

POETRY WORKSHOP with Kareem Tayyar

July 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$25.00

The Circle Game: Writing the Villanelle with Kareem Tayyar There may be no more ideal poetic form to chronicling the complex, often spell-like ways in which the past continues to interact with the present than the villanelle, whose structure, based as it is on repetition and echo, can serve as a vehicle through which the poet can move both backwards and forwards in time. This workshop will focus on composing successful villanelles full of the lyric musicality and nostalgic beauty…

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MEMOIR WRITING CLASS with Michael Brecke

July 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 days that begins at 9:00am, repeating until Friday, July 17, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$140.00

Explore the stories of your small town through writing exercises and oral storytelling. SMALL TOWN STORIES WITH MICHAEL BRECKE If you grew up in a small town you have memories that encompass the geography, the streets, the trees, perhaps even a river that might have flowed through that space you once called home. In addition to the physical space, that small town was filled with characters: perhaps the local baker, if long ago a shoe maker, perhaps a diner or…

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MEMOIR WRITING CLASS with Michael Brecke

July 15 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 days that begins at 9:00am, repeating until Friday, July 17, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$140.00

Explore the stories of your small town through writing exercises and oral storytelling. SMALL TOWN STORIES WITH MICHAEL BRECKE If you grew up in a small town you have memories that encompass the geography, the streets, the trees, perhaps even a river that might have flowed through that space you once called home. In addition to the physical space, that small town was filled with characters: perhaps the local baker, if long ago a shoe maker, perhaps a diner or…

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AUTHOR READING AND CONVERSATION with Ted O’Connell

July 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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A new literary suspense novel K: A NOVEL Reading and Conversation with author Ted O'Connell Professor Francis Kauffman has unwittingly landed himself in prison where he’s faced with an insurmountable task: execute a fellow inmate. Charged with igniting a political insurrection amongst his students at a university in Beijing, Kauffman is sent to the notorious Kun Chong Prison, where his existence grows stranger by the hour as he struggles with the weight of his imprisonment and his incurable need to…

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FICTION WRITING CLASS

July 16 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$45.00

Discover tips for writing fiction that has the drive of a Grisham thriller and the elegance of a literary novel YOU CAN HAVE IT ALL: Writing Fiction That Has Literary Merit and Suspense with Ted O'Connell A compelling plot and high aesthetic value are not mutually exclusive. Are you good at writing sentences but terrible at plot? Are you hoping to write a thriller but would like to up your literary game? This workshop is for both types of writer and everyone…

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MEMOIR WRITING CLASS with Michael Brecke

July 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 days that begins at 9:00am, repeating until Friday, July 17, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$140.00

Explore the stories of your small town through writing exercises and oral storytelling. SMALL TOWN STORIES WITH MICHAEL BRECKE If you grew up in a small town you have memories that encompass the geography, the streets, the trees, perhaps even a river that might have flowed through that space you once called home. In addition to the physical space, that small town was filled with characters: perhaps the local baker, if long ago a shoe maker, perhaps a diner or…

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August 2020

WRITING RETREAT with James Mihaley

August 3 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$225.00

Through a series of writing prompts, this advanced workshop will launch talented writers into another orbit of productivity, confidence and inner peace. RECHARGE YOUR CREATIVE BATTERY RETREAT PART I with James Mihaley Being a successful writer is not only measured by the quality of your writing.  It’s also measured by the quality of your life while you’re being creative.  How do you have fun while doing your best work?  Through a series of writing prompts, this advanced workshop will launch…

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WRITING RETREAT with James Mihaley

August 4 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$225.00

Through a series of writing prompts, this advanced workshop will launch talented writers into another orbit of productivity, confidence and inner peace. RECHARGE YOUR CREATIVE BATTERY RETREAT PART I with James Mihaley Being a successful writer is not only measured by the quality of your writing.  It’s also measured by the quality of your life while you’re being creative.  How do you have fun while doing your best work?  Through a series of writing prompts, this advanced workshop will launch…

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WRITING RETREAT with James Mihaley

August 5 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until Thursday, August 6, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$225.00

A more in-depth writing experience for those who participated in Part I or who attended last year's retreat. RECHARGE YOUR CREATIVE BATTERY RETREAT PART II WITH JAMES MIHALEY Being a successful writer is not only measured by the quality of your writing.  It’s also measured by the quality of your life while you’re being creative.  How do you have fun while doing your best work?  Through a series of writing prompts, this advanced workshop will launch talented writers into another…

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WRITING RETREAT with James Mihaley

August 6 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00am, repeating until Thursday, August 6, 2020

Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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$225.00

A more in-depth writing experience for those who participated in Part I or who attended last year's retreat. RECHARGE YOUR CREATIVE BATTERY RETREAT PART II WITH JAMES MIHALEY Being a successful writer is not only measured by the quality of your writing.  It’s also measured by the quality of your life while you’re being creative.  How do you have fun while doing your best work?  Through a series of writing prompts, this advanced workshop will launch talented writers into another…

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FICTION AND POETRY READING with Lan Samantha Chang and Nan Cohen

August 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Write On, Door County, 4210 Juddville Rd
Fish Creek, WI 54212 United States
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Lan Samantha Chang and Nan Cohen, longtime colleagues and friends, offer a collaborative reading of fiction and poetry.  Novelist Lan Samantha Chang and poet Nan Cohen have often talked about the conversations between poems and prose, especially those that pertain to narrative and imagery. At first glance, narrative seems like the domain of prose; imagery seems like the domain of poetry. And yet poetry may carry a story forward through time, and fiction may construct figurative and symbolic images that…

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