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Building a Writing Life: How and Where to Start

October 2021

This class is designed for new and emerging writers who want to discover the basics for building a writing life. By studying methods taught in many creative writing programs, participants will learn how to build routines that make writing a daily practice. This class will support the dreams of thosewho want to write fiction, nonfiction, memoir, and poetry. No experience required, just a desire to find your voice. 

This class will begin on October 4th through October 24th with live Zoom sessions held on Tuesday nights (October 5th, 12th, & 19th) from 7:00-8:30

Meet Your Instructor

Jayne Moore Waldrop

Jayne Moore Waldrop is the author of Retracing My Steps and Pandemic Lent: A Season in Poetry (both from Finishing Line Press),and the forthcoming Drowned Town from Fireside Industries, an imprint of University Press of Kentucky in partnership with Hindman Settlement School. She is a graduate of the Murray State University MFA in Creative Writing Program. 



To purchase copies of Jayne Moore Waldrop’s books, we encourage you to support our local independent bookstore, the Read Spotted Newt, by purchasing through their store on