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Roundtable Discussion – Your Writing Practice: Pitfalls and Solutions

December 16, 2023 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Roundtable Discussion Your Writing Practice Pitfalls and Solution

Roundtable Discussion Your Writing Practice Pitfalls and SolutionJoin Straw Dog Writers Guild for a community-based roundtable discussion to share your best ideas and most stubborn blocks with fellow writers to gain insight into your writing process and community resources. This craft workshop with Michael Favala Goldman and Lindsay Rockwell will take place on Saturday, December 16, from 10:30am-12pm at Northampton Center for the Arts, 33 Hawley St. Northampton, MA

During this roundtable we will explore such questions as:

  1. How do I create time to write?
  2. Are there resources to help organize my writing?
  3. Where should I send my work?
  4. Do I need an editor/mentor/agent?
  5. What do I do with my manuscript?

Bring your own questions, too. No registration is required for this in-person event.

Michael Favala Goldman is an award-winning poet, jazz clarinetist, and translator of Danish literature. Michael’s seven books of original poetry include Small Sovereign, which took first place at the 2022 Los Angeles Book Festival. He has been running poetry critique groups since 2018.

Lindsay Rockwell is poet-in-residence for the Episcopal Church of Connecticut and hosts their Poetry and Social Justice Dialogue series. She’s published, or forthcoming, in Calyx, Carve, Gargoyle, Radar, The Dewdrop, among others. Her first collection, GHOST FIRES, was published by Main Street Rag, April 2023. Lindsay is also an oncologist.


December 16, 2023
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Northampton Center for the Arts
33 Hawley St.
Northampton, MA 01060 United States
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