Category Archives: Saturday Morning Workshop

Saturday Workshop: Where Does Your Story Happen?

October. The moodiest of months. So dark. So brooding. With its long hair and Black Sabbath t-shirt. Its worn jeans and Judd Nelson tattoo that, with age, now looks like Al Pacino or wrinkled fruit or a wrinkled Al Pacino … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop: Writing Vivid Villains

Hello. Is it us you’re looking for? Good. Good. Despite rumors to the contrary, the operators of this site are neither dead nor sacked, and they are (in fact) planning your doom a brand new series of Saturday Workshops and … Continue reading

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Reminder! Saturday Workshop: Poem in Your Pocket

April is national poetry month, and this Saturday morning workshop will celebrate poetry! Poem in Your Pocket Day is part of the National Poetry month celebration, and we are going to celebrate this day at GCC. Come to this workshop … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop: What Do Your Characters Want?

What do your characters want? What do they really want? What pushes them through their narratives? What are the motives for the crazy shenanigans that they get themselves into? What are the motivations behind their motivations? Our characters may not … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop: How To “Get More” Out of Any Literature

Which of these statements describes you best? I like reading for fun. I’m interested in reading and analyzing literary prose or poetry. I’m interested in writing literary prose or poetry. I’m interested in writing better literary prose or poetry. I’ve … Continue reading

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November Events & Highlights

With October behind us, it’s time to look at all the great November events and news relevant to CRW at GCC. Spring classes are open and ready to be filled. We have our usual stalwarts of CRW150, CRW160, and CRW170. … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop – Fight Die Love: The Hardest Scenes to Write

Whether it’s Negan laying down the law with Lucille, Luke looking into Anakin’s eyes for the first and the last time, or Harry confessing his love to Sally as the New Year’s Eve ball drops, these types of scenes carry … Continue reading

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