Are you interested in writing your family’s story? Author Robin Sauerwein will lead a four-week Writing Our Stories program beginning Feb. 2. Also on Feb. 2, 6 pm, award-winning novelist Kathleen Ernst – creator of the Chloe Ellefson mystery series – will share fiction techniques to enhance your memoir or family stories.
There’s still time to register for February’s Craft of Writing Series, which will begin Feb. 4 and focus on young-adult literature with award-winning authors Swati Avasthi and Kim Johnson.
Minnesota writer and 2020 McKnight Fellow in Poetry Jacob Lindberg will conclude his Write On residency this weekend. While here, he’s focused on a sonnet sequence about abducted or missing Midwestern children and made final revisions to his poetry manuscript.
Lindberg will offer a program in early February about poems that challenge Southern and Northern racial stereotypes in order to prompt writers to renegotiate what it means to be from the Upper Midwest.
Visit writeondoorcounty.org for details.