We’re calling it The Writers Loft.

Writers love the light, airy room, and the welcome quiet in the new writing space on the second floor at Arts Escape. Come visit!

Check out our classes HERE and our unique Threads program HERE.

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EVENTS!

SPEAKEASY

MONTHLY SPOKEN WORD SERIES

AUGUST 4th at 7:00 p.m.

And I’m the featured author!

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Come to the Noelke Gallery in downtown Torrington for an enjoyable evening of a little music, a little open mic, and a little me, reading new material, and a favorite or two. Arrive at 6:30 p.m. to sign up for Open Mic. C’mon. You know you want to.

Click HERE for details.

(THE DATE IS OLD, BUT THE INFO CURRENT ON THIS LINK)

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~MONTHLY AUTHOR CONVERSATION

with Adele Annesi, Author, Editor, Teacher

Do you love stories? Then come hear Adele cover the elements of the enduring art and craft of storytelling and its essential place in poetry, fiction and nonfiction. She’ll also give you an insider’s view of today’s publishing environment. Appropriate for all those interested in how stories work.

Check out Adele’s website HERE.

Thursday August 15, 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.

Register HERE or CALL 203-586-1474

Free for Threads Members / $5 General Public

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UPCOMING CLASSES

Writers’ Lab (3-week class)

Back by popular demand, in this 2-hour session, students will spend the first hour generating material through timed prompts, and receive supportive feedback from fellow students.  The second hour will consist of working independently on a writing project of student’s choice, with the instructor available for individual consultation, as well as opportunities for continued shared learning. All genres welcome. 

Fridays August 2, 9, 23 Noon to 2:00 p.m.

Click HERE to register or call 203-586-1474

Creativity Kickstart

Does the muse evade you? Want to get her on your side? Save this date: Saturday September 14 from 1 to 4 p.m. Details to follow.

PREVIOUS OFFERINGS:

Beginner’s Mind, Writer’s Mind (Lilly Hill Studio)

Fractured Fairy Tales (Arts Escape)

Flash Fiction (Arts Escape)

Having the Last Word (Writing Your Own Obit) (Arts Escape)

How to Write a Memorable Holiday Letter (Arts Escape)

Telling Your Story - Writing Personal Essays (Arts Escape)

Illustrated Pantoum Poems (Lilly Hill Studio)

Illustrated Villanelle Poems (Lilly Hill Studio)

Illustrated Haiku (Lilly Hill Studio)

Play With Poetry (Arts Escape)

Revising Your Writing (Arts Escape)

Shaping Your Story (Arts Escape)

Telling Your Story - Writing Personal Essays (Arts Escape)

Write Like Crazy (Arts Escape)

Writing Short Stories (Arts Escape)