2022-2023 CLASSES

February 6 1-Day Writing Booster — Refresh your writing practice with a day of craft talk, deep-focus writing, and a celebratory virtual salon. All levels welcome, fiction and memoir. SOLD OUT

February 18 -20 The Propulsive Plot: Strategies for the Novel — A weekend intensive with Iowa Summer Writing Festival. SOLD OUT

April 5 – May 24 Closer to the Truth: Translating Memory Into Fiction — An online 8-week course with The Center for Fiction in Brooklyn. SOLD OUT

June 24 – 26 The Propulsive Plot: Strategies for the Novel — A weekend intensive with Iowa Summer Writing Festival. SOLD OUT

October 22 – 23 Character Development: Summoning Compelling Characters Who Drive Story — An online weekend intensive with The Center for Fiction in Brooklyn. SOLD OUT

November 5, 2022 – March 5, 2023 Fiction Kitchen: An Intensive Hybrid Workshop/Writing Group — A new offering for writers looking to further, finish, and fine-tune their work, with an in-person launch followed by monthly on-line meetings. Designed especially for busy people who want (or even need) to write. SOLD OUT. Learn more >

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2021 CLASSES

January 5 to February 9 Writing Your Life: Memoir For Everyone, a private class on Zoom

FREE Workshop: Saturday, Jan. 30, 10 am to 12 noon ET Premise, Plot, Poetry: Three Keys to the Novel, sponsored by Straw Dogs Writers Workshop, on Zoom

March 16 to April 13 The Propulsive Plot: Strategies for the Novel — An online 5-week course with Iowa Summer Writing Festival.

May 4 to June 22 Closer to the Truth: Translating Memory Into Fiction — An online 8-week course with The Center for Fiction in Brooklyn.

July 12, 3 to 5 pm ET The Through-Line: Secrets to Narrative Tension — guest workshop at Solstice MFA Program, online.

September 28 to November 16 Closer to the Truth: Translating Memory Into Fiction — An online 8-week course with The Center for Fiction in Brooklyn.

Questions on upcoming courses? email for more info: dimmergut at gmail.com