Every Thursday in November: Nov 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30. Drop-in—no registration is required.
Join editor Brian Henry and aspiring writers in this unique participatory workshop series during National Novel Writing Month. Over the five weeks, work with Brian and fellow attendees to stretch your creative writing muscles, get expert advice on your writing process, and incorporate feedback into your work.
The Writers Room - Every Thursday, 4-6pm
Spend time writing in the company of your fellow writers. There’s a special high-energy buzz you get in a room full of writers all working on their own creations. Come to any or all sessions.
The Discussion Room - November 9, 16 & 30, 4-6pm
Meet with Brian for one-on-one discussions, brainstorming, and feedback on your writing project. If you like, bring two copies of something short (under 1,000 words) to share.
The Seminars - November 2 & 23, 4-6pm
Everyone is invited to join Brian for a wide-open question-and-answer session. Bring all your thoughts and questions to do with writing and the creative process. It might help to email Brian ahead of time about areas you’d like him to address. In the subject line, put: Burlington Library Writers Room. Send your email to: email@example.com ("brain" is correct!)
About Brian Henry
Brian Henry has been a book editor and creative writing instructor for more than 25 years. He publishes a blog for writers, teaches creative writing online and in-person in Burlington, and has led workshops everywhere from Boston to Buffalo and from Sarnia to Saint John. But his proudest boast is that he has helped many of his students get their first book published and launch their careers as authors.
If you need an accessibility accommodation during this program, please contact us a few days before your visit at firstname.lastname@example.org or 905.639.3611 extension 1211.