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10:00 am

Writing the Light in a Dark Time

February 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Class meets weekly for 4 meetings
Virtual Class VA 23517 United States
$170

In this workshop we will explore the theme of light—indeed a timely topic in times like these—and how it manifests itself in human experience: the light of nature, of science and Spirit, art and human personality. Light in all these manifestations is understood by its contrasting darkness, like the gold and the shadows in Beowulf.…

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Writing Ethnically Diverse Characters

February 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Virtual Class VA 23517 United States
$30

Are you an author who wants to write own voices stories or wants to write point of view (POV) characters who do not share your ethnic background, but you’re not sure if you should? In this seminar, we will explore the hard questions of making that leap. Students will engage with critical race theory, creative…

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Journaling 1: Engineering Surprise for Creativity and Self-Discovery

February 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Class meets weekly for 4 meetings
Virtual Class VA 23517 United States
$170

Surprise is an important element in any writer’s work. One reason? It’s a good lie detector. When we’ve failed to surprise ourselves, it’s often because we haven’t surrendered control. Instead, we allow our fears to dictate where we should go, what we should think, and especially how we should write. The danger in this passivity…

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1:00 pm

Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of Hampton Roads Meeting

February 27 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day Fourth of the month, repeating until November 27, 2021

The Muse Writers Center, 2200 Colonial Ave, Suite #3
Norfolk, VA 23517 United States

NOW ONLINE! We're speculative fiction writers (science fiction, fantasy and more). We share our experiences and adventures in reading, writing, craft development and publishing with each other, and become better writers through it all. To become a member of this Group visit our Facebook group to find out more and join.

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Dark Memoir

February 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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Class meets bi-weekly for 6 meetings
Virtual Class VA 23517 United States
$200

Writing the Dark Memoir is designed for the student who is struggling to find a safe audience and space to voice and express work that divulges sensitive material. The writers may not feel comfortable sharing mature or explicit material in a traditional classroom environment such as topics ranging from sexual abuse, grief/ death, trauma, drug…

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Great First Pages

February 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Virtual Class VA 23517 United States
$27

Are you getting your book ready for submission? Your first page is the first thing an agent or editor will read. Before starting to build his own list, literary agent Steven Salpeter read manuscripts for agents at three major agencies, and has sent revision notes to over one hundred successful authors. Whether you're writing your…

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