Tuesdays, 2:00 – 4:00 pm, 1/22 – 3/12, Olympia Senior Center
For writers and would-be writers of fiction, memoir and poetry. Students should expect to write at least five – eight pages a week. Goals are to improve your writing through short craft assignments, weekly “Wild Writing,” in-class exercises, and by critiques of your own work and work of fellow students. You will also be encouraged to participate in a public reading. Lots of work, lots of fun. Enrollment limited to 12. To register and pay, call 360.586.6181. General Public/Members: $96/$90 (plus $5 materials fee)
A local writer and actor, Keith holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Goddard College. Since his retirement as a spokesman for Thurston County Emergency Management, Keith has mentored writing students on an individual basis as well as in classes. In his spare time, he likes to write while listening to baseball on the radio. Keith is honored to have had one of his short stories included in the 2017 O. Henry Awards Stories.