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Weaving the World: Roleplaying Games as Spontaneous Story Generators 

Roleplaying games are a unique form of collaborative storytelling, as players explore an imagined world through the eyes of their characters. They are also fantastic inspiration generators for writers, weaving dynamic, spontaneous, and deeply immersive stories.  In this seminar we will use writing prompts and dice rolls to create some basic elements of an imaginary…

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The Word: An Open Mic for Poets, Storytellers and Fabulists

The Word is in collaboration with Zeiders American Dream Theater, The Muse Writers Center, Hampton Roads Writers, and Tidewater Writers. The Word welcomes diverse voices and fans of poetry, spoken word, and all forms of creative writing. We encourage all ages and backgrounds to come together and share in the mutual adoration of words. The…

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Diversity 2020: Teens With A Purpose

Unfortunately, The Diversity 2020 Teens With A Purpose program will have to be postponed. TWP has been working for the past few months on their 12th Annual Fundraising Gala: Limitless which took place virtually last night. See details of what you missed and learn how you can still see the wonderful performances and programming from the…

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Diversity 2020 Spotlight Panel

Join The Muse Writers Center in partnership with Urban Word NYC for the Spotlight event of Diversity 2020: Dynamic Voice for Change. The Muse is excited to welcome wonderful poets: Ross Gay and January Gill O’Neil. After each poet reads, Virginia Poet Laureate, Luisa A. Igloria will moderate a discussion and brief Q&A. Learn more…

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Diversity 2020 Closing: Music and Verse

Join The Muse Writers Center and The Venue on 35th for the closing event of Diversity 2020: Dynamic Voices of Change in a night of music and spoken word performances, followed by a reading from the Poet Laureate of Virginia Luisa A. Igloria. Performers: Jorge Mendez, Taz, Godchild the Omen, Grey Hues Hosted by Robbie…

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20/30 Writers Club

A creative writing workshop and support group aimed at young adults who want to build camaraderie and connections within the thriving writing community in Norfolk. NOW MEETS TWICE A WEEK ALL ONLINE! Come join us for friendly chats and motivation! Join our Facebook Group for more info and keep up to date.

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20/30 Writers Club

A creative writing workshop and support group aimed at young adults who want to build camaraderie and connections within the thriving writing community in Norfolk. NOW MEETS TWICE A WEEK ALL ONLINE! Come join us for friendly chats and motivation! Join our Facebook Group for more info and keep up to date.

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