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Farzana L. Walcott is now a member of Cambridge Writers Workshop
Jun 17
Alex Carrigan replied to Emily Smith's discussion Exquisite Corpse Writing Prompt (Open to All NING Members)
"to begin the ritual. They called for chiaroscuro,"
Jun 15
Emily Smith replied to Emily Smith's discussion Exquisite Corpse Writing Prompt (Open to All NING Members)
"Thanks for being the first to reply, Pam!"
Jun 15
Pam Matz replied to Emily Smith's discussion Exquisite Corpse Writing Prompt (Open to All NING Members)
"We know how flutist wrens reject riptide go-alongs. "
Jun 15
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Jun 15
Emily Smith posted a discussion

Exquisite Corpse Writing Prompt (Open to All NING Members)

Hello writers!This week's prompt is a collaborative effort known as the "exquisite corpse." Each writer will write 2 to 3 lines of poetry, but you may only use the previous writer's work to continue the poem. For example, from poets.org:Slung trousers melt in a roseate box. A broken calendar oscillates like sunny tin. The craven linden growls swimmingly. Blowfish. A glittering roof slaps at crazy…See More
Jun 15
Emily Smith shared their blog post on StumbleUpon
Jun 15
Emily Smith's blog post was featured

Last day to sign up for the Summer in Granada & Summer in Paris Writing Retreats!

It's not too late! Today (June 15, 2015) is the final day to sign up for the summer writing retreats in Paris and Granada. Apply at cww.submittable.com.***About Granada:The Summer in Granada Writing Retreat will take place at the foot of the Sierra…See More
Jun 15
Emily Smith posted a blog post

Last day to sign up for the Summer in Granada & Summer in Paris Writing Retreats!

It's not too late! Today (June 15, 2015) is the final day to sign up for the summer writing retreats in Paris and Granada. Apply at cww.submittable.com.***About Granada:The Summer in Granada Writing Retreat will take place at the foot of the Sierra…See More
Jun 15
Emily Smith posted a blog post

*drum roll* The Summer in Granada Writing Retreat is now taking place at Hotel Guadalupe!

Hotel Guadalupe is located next to the entrance of the Alhambra in Granada, in front of the Generalife Gardens. It has incredible views of the surroundings of the Alhambra.The location is perfect: just a 10-minute walk from the center of Granada, on a pleasant street that…See More
Jun 8
Rita B. left a comment for Casey Lynch
"Hi Casey!  Welcome to our NING network!  We have weekly prompts posted in our Forums.  Feel free to write and post on the prompts.  You are also welcome to give and receive feedback on the work produced each week!"
Jun 1
Casey Lynch is now a member of Cambridge Writers Workshop
Jun 1
Emily Smith posted a blog post

Last Chance to Apply For Our Summer in Granada & Summer in Paris Writing Retreats!

The deadline is approaching for your last chance to join our Summer in Granada and Summer in Paris Writing Retreats! Apply by June 15, 2015 (rolling submissions) at cww.submittable.com.The Summer in Granada Writing Retreat offers the opportunity for writers of…See More
May 31
Rita B. left a comment for Claire Ince
"Claire, I wanted to say thank you for the text message!  That image was amazing!  Talk about "literary" influence!"
May 29
Rita B. replied to Emily Smith's discussion Week 6 Prompt (Open to All NING Members)
"Great prompt, Emily!  Looking forward to the ekphrastic pieces!"
May 29
Courtney Quinn is now a member of Cambridge Writers Workshop
May 28
 

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The Cambridge Writers' Workshop is committed to fostering a
community of dedicated writers and supporting creative expression
in the literary arts. Cambridge Writers' Workshop is held
regularly, alternating between in-session writing meetings and
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writers from amateurs to professionals who are looking for a
serious writing community are welcome to join.

In addition, the directors offer close attention to and feedback on your writing per consultation basis.  Contact DianaNorma@post.harvard.edu.

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Exquisite Corpse Writing Prompt (Open to All NING Members) 4 Replies

Started by Emily Smith. Last reply by Alex Carrigan Jun 15.

Week 6 Prompt (Open to All NING Members) 1 Reply

Started by Emily Smith. Last reply by Rita B. May 29.

First Prompt from Saundra 71 Replies

Started by Diana Norma, co-director. Last reply by Rita B. May 25.

Literary & Art Events 13 Replies

Started by Rita B.. Last reply by Steph Auteri May 15.

Week 5 Prompt 1 Reply

Started by Christina M Rau. Last reply by Steph Auteri May 8.

 
 
 

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