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Weekend Writing Prompt: Friday, December 8

Hello, Writers!This weekend, as we weather out the snow here in NYC, I'm hoping to get in some writing and revising. I chose this prompt to help me gain some insight into a few characters that have been giving me trouble. Hopefully you'll find it useful too.Choose one or two scenes in your story and rewrite them from the perspective of a different character.Have a wonderful weekend and happy writing...See More
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Weekend Writing Prompt: Friday, December 1, 2017

Good afternoon, writers!NanoWriMo has finished, Thanksgiving is over and the holiday season in in full-swing. Here's a prompt that feels a bit more introspective and was just what we needed today. Hope you find it inspiring too.How's it going? Write the honest answer.Have a wonderful weekend and happy writing...See More
Dec 1
Amanda R. Toronto posted a discussion

Weekend Writing Prompt: November 24, 2017

Hello, Writers!Here's a writing prompt from 642 Tiny Things To Write About by The San Francisco Writers' Grotto to get the creative juices flowing as we enter into the weekend:Tell us about something surprising that happened to you recently, in one paragraph.Now tell us about it in a Facebook post.Finally, tell us about it in a tweet.Have a wonderful weekend and happy writing!See More
Nov 24
Amanda R. Toronto posted a blog post

Saturday, December 2, 2017: Megan Fernandes CCAE Class: "See Something/Say Something: Poetry In The Age of Terror"

Good morning, writers!There's still time to register for our final class of the semester! Megan Fernandes will be teaching, "See Something/Say Something: Poetry In The Age of Terror," on Saturday, December 2 at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education. This is shaping up to be a challenging and productive afternoon. "See Something/Say Something: Poetry In The Age Of Terror" with Megan FernandesWe live in an age of terror where suspicion is elicited from us daily. We animalize immigrants and…See More
Nov 20
Amanda R. Toronto posted a discussion

Weekend Writing Prompt: November 17, 2017 BREATHE

Hello Writers! With Thanksgiving almost here and things getting hectic this prompt from the NYC Writers Network really spoke to us: Write one page (around 500 words) inspired by the word BREATHE. Feel free to share your first lines and have a wonderful and productive weekend!See More
Nov 17
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11/10 Weekend Writing Prompt

The days are colder and the nights are longer. Perfect writing weather? We think so! Here's a prompt borrowed from 642 Tiny Things To Write About by the San Francisco Writers' Grotto to get your weekend juices flowing:Write the first three paragraphs of a story about a disastrous vacation involving two families in the same house. Happy writing and have a wonderful weekend!See More
Nov 10
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Saturday, November 11: “Me Against The World: Tupac & the Power of Hip-Hop” with Frederick Douglass Knowles II

Good Evening, Lovely Writers!The next installment in Cambridge Writers' Workshop Fall 2017 series at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education is Frederick Douglass Knowles II class, "Me Against the World: Tupac & the Power of Hip-Hop." This workshop examines the poetry and musical works of Tupac Shakur in order to delineate social responsibility in Hip-Hop culture. The seminar will explore the historical significance of Hip-Hop culture and social injustices. The class will examine Shakur’s…See More
Nov 8
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Weekend Writing Prompt: November 24, 2017

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Weekend Writing Prompt: November 17, 2017 BREATHE

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11/10 Weekend Writing Prompt

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