Women’s Writer’s Camp

Andrea Canaan, MSW, MFA Invites you to a Women’s Writer’s Camp

in Windsor, California

March 19 –through 22, 2020

Together is better than alone and more fun. Come write, collaborate and support one another across generations, definitions, abilities and backgrounds. 

Writer’s Camp in Windsor, California is designed to facilitate intensive writing, enable direct immediate feedback, and encourage wellness. Our time together will include private writing time, group learning and discussion, and shared meals each day. Don’t forget the pool and hot tub!

Capacity is ten (10) participants. Last day to enroll: March 2, 2020

Writer’s Camp Fee and Lodging for Three Night (3) $425.00 Single Occupancy – $325.00. Double Occupancy

Reserve your space with a $200.00 deposit by February 24, 2020 and receive a 20% discount. Pay Here

Location & Accommodations: Writer’s Camp at World Mark, 1251 Shiloh Road, Windsor, California, 95492, Approximately 75 mi. North of California just above Santa Rosa. Fully equipped kitchen, w/d, patio w/grill, outdoor pool, hot tub etc. Coffee, tea, and healthy snacks will be available all day and evening. Writers responsible for own food. Bring food to prepare, order in or eat out in the Windsor Community.

Andrea Canaan holds MFAs in fiction and nonfiction. She is a retired therapist and writer specializing supporting creative work and wellness. Andrea Canaan will be your writing camp leader.  Contact: Andrea Canaan–phone 415-515-5943– email: andreaccanaan@gmail.com website: https://andreacanaan.blog https://www.facebook.com/Andrea-Canaan-Author-456010704809232/                                                                               

Master Class In Fiction

A Writer’s Life Presents 

Catherine Brady Teaching 

a Master Class in Fiction 

At Verve Wellness Studio

Saturday, April 25, Saturday May 2, & Saturday May 9, 2020

10:00 am – 12:30 pm

Catherine (Kate) Brady

Professor Emerita

MFA In Writing Program 

University of San Francisco.

Author of Curled in the Bed of LoveStory

Logic and the Craft of Fiction, & 

The Mechanics of Falling

The Master Class will focus on Staging Dynamic Dialogue. Class participants will look at literary examples as models, consider effective strategies for writing dialogue rich with tension, and learn how to exploit setting and scene details to underscore the emotion of the moment. Participants will work consistently on a five-to-six page excerpt from their own fiction or creative nonfiction narrative to practice these techniques. 

Master Class Capacity: Twelve (12) participants.

Class Fee: $375.00. Reserve your space with a $150 deposit by March 14, 2020 and receive a 20% discount.Pay Here

Last day to enroll: April 11, 2020.

Location: Verve Wellness Studio 1231 Cortland Ave, S. F., Ca 94110 (at the corner of Cortland Ave. and Nevada St. in the Bernal Heights Neighborhood. Accessible by 24th and Mission BART to SFMTA #67 Bernal Heights to Cortland Ave. and Nevada St. From Bay Bridge: 101 to Cesar Chavez to Bayshore Blvd. to Cortland Ave.) 

Contact: Andrea Canaan–phone 415-515-5943– email: andreaccanaan@gmail.com web site: https://andreacanaan.blog or Facebook