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Writing Workshops

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This is the place!

Welcome to The Write Spot - an online writing community offering inspiration and writing prompts to spark your writing. Contact Marlene if you want to post a book review. Click on Writers Forum, Jumpstart or Resources for writing events in Northern California.

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Jumpstart Writing Workshops

Copperfield's Books

140 Kentucky Street, Petaluma

Monday evenings, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm

May 20, 27 • June 3, 10, 17, 24

Tuesday mornings, 10:00 am to 11:45 am

Jumpstart does not meet Tuesday mornings in May.

• June 4, 11, 18, 25

I enjoyed everything: the prompts, the atmosphere and the variety of writing. — Sherry

Now available:  The Write Spot: Memories is a collection of writing from fathers and their adult children, ranging from personal stories to fiction to creative nonfiction. These diverse stories embrace a common thread of love, disappointment, discoveries, and revelations.

$15.
Amazon, Copperfeld's Books, JavAmoré Café and Book Passage.

Writers Forum 2019

May 16 Georgia James and Deborah Parrish, co-authors of Home Sweet Sonoma will talk about: How to Write With Your Senses and Ignite your Words onto the Page.                       


Writers Forum has been pivotal in getting me motivated, focused, and published. Thank you for such a wonderful venue. — D. Zelenakova


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Doorway and light. Prompt # 426

Picture yourself standing in a doorway. What kind of light is in front of you? What kind of light is behind you? Set a timer for 15 minutes. And write.

The Write Spot Blog is a writing goldmine of information, help and encouragement. — Kelly

Lighting the path for reflection
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