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Independent Study for Memoir Writers

Madeline Island School of the Arts

Is your memoir first draft almost complete or are you working on revising it and stuck? If you have a substantial portion (20,000 words or more), you are a great […]


Memoir Boot Camp

Madeline Island School of the Arts

We all have a story to tell but getting started is often the most challenging part of the writing process. Overcome this obstacle with two dynamic instructors, Laurie Lindeen and Katherine Lanpher during this five-day writing workshop at the Madeline Island campus. Sprawling prairies, crisp lake views, and miles of walking trails offer students the opportunity to reflect, rejuvenate, and write! Whether students arrive with a fully-finished manuscript or an idea in their mind–writing exercises, prompts and edits will provide students with the tools to write about their own lives.


Mini-workshop: The 6 Senses of Writing

Featherstone Center for the Arts

Part of Islanders Write, "where writers with ties to the Vineyard come to talk about writing and the writing life."