Writers Write Workshops

Hollering Woman Press continues Writers Write Workshops-Fall, 2019!

If you have ever thought about jotting down your memoirs, writing the great American novel , saving that old poem from high school, or learning how to keep a meaningful journal; these workshops are for you. HWP & Writers Write Workshops are offering classes and seminars for all levels of writers. WWW is available to present workshops at libraries, writers conferences, community centers, colleges, and writers groups.

For More information on Writers Write Workshops contact Lu Lynne Streeter at holleringwomanpress@gmail.com or call Eastern New Mexico University 575-257-2120 . 

HWP Spring Writers Write Workshop I has ended for the summer!  Thanks to all students and ENMU for the great support and fun time had by all!  Check back this summer for our fall schedule of new classes!

class sheet

 New Classes begin in  Fall 2019!

penClass Notes!!!

Week Seven and Eight: Poetry, Screen/Playwriting Continued!

Weekly affirmations:  “I will continue my affirmations after class is over.”

“I am a disciplined and organized writer who writes everyday.”

Week 6: Get Your Five Senses Worth In Your Writing!

-Preparation For Next Class (Week 7): 

Write 500 to 1,000 word Flash Fiction or a 10-15 word free style poem using color and sound and at least two figures of speech from your notebook list.

-Continue Writers Journal and Affirmations

“Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.” Anton Checkov


Week 5: Fiction- Continued

Weekly Affirmation: “I attend my writer’s class and participate!”

Preparation For class 5:

– Second Flash Fiction Piece 500 -1,000 words

THEME: A Man and a woman meet unexpectedly in a hurricane shelter.

– Watch a TV drama identify the main characters, the setting, plot, conflict and resolution.

-Continue writers journals and affirmations

 “A word after a word after a word is power.” Margaret Atwood


Week 4: Creative Non Fiction Review

Weekly Affirmation # 4 “I allow no interruptions when I am writing!”

Preparation for class 4: 

-Bring in Non fiction Project & Bring Back Completed Flash Fiction Project

“You can’t use up creativity – the more you use, the more you have.” Maya Angelou     

 Spring Break!!!

Classes Resume Tuesday, March 19

” If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have time       (or the tools) to write. Simple as that.”  Stephen King


Week Three: ” Creative Non- Fiction.”

Weekly Affirmation # 3” I create a space to write.”

Preparation for class 3: 

-Do your writer’s journal in a different spot each day and report back on your experience.

-Bring three items to class ( examples photos, newspaper clippings ect.) We will discuss your choices

– Choose a topic and genre for your project.

continue morning journals and affirmations.

” No one ever made a difference by being like everyone else.” P.T. Barnum


Week Two: “Brainstorming: How do I start?”

Weekly Affirmation # 2 “I write everyday in my journal and on my project.”        

All Art begins and ends with discipline . . .” Archibald MacLeish


Week One: “Discovering the writer in you!”

Weekly Affirmation #1“I am a disciplined and organized writer.” Our Formula is:  Write + Affirmation x 3 + 3xs ( daily) = Success!     

Preparation for Class 2 : Bring in Writers Journal & Be prepared to discuss your “ Writer’s Space.”                                                                                                                “In writing, habits seem to be a much stronger force than either will power or inspiration.” John Steinbeck