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Writer’s Quote: Killing Your Darlings

“In writing, you must kill all your darlings.” — William Faulkner. What does it mean to kill your darlings? Well, first, what is a darling? A darling is something that interferes with the relationship between you and your audience. It’s … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop: How to Make the Fat Lady Sing

Goodbyes are always hard, but never as much as when you’re stuck trying to write the perfect ending. Whether a short story, poem, news article, or essay, that satisfying ending can seem ever-elusive. You can’t always kill off your main character, right? … Continue reading

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Witness Writing Workshop Tomorrow!

As Loverboy proudly declared in 1981, “Everybody’s working for the weekend.” Well, with Friday here, the weekend has arrived, so you can officially stop working. It’s true. Stop, right now. Good. Now, as all of you get to planning your … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop: Travel Writing With Renee Rivers

  What & Who: Travel Writing Workshop conducted by Renee Rivers When: Saturday, October 14th from 9:30AM to 11:30AM Where: GCC Main, Room LA-141 Why: I mean, read the post. This sounds amazing! Travel Writing is an area of writing … Continue reading

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Writer’s Craft Conference

ASU’s MFA students are providing a free one-day writer’s conference focused on Craft & Community this Saturday, January 28, 2017. Poets and Fiction writers will offer craft talks applicable to anyone writing fiction, poetry, and non-fiction. There will be a … Continue reading

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Last Call(s) for Submissions!

Quick reminders with no funny business: Later this week (Friday, December 2nd) is the final opportunity to submit your work to GCC’s Traveler Writing Competition. Submit right here on the GCCAZCRW blog: https://gccazcrw.com/traveler/submissions/ (This deadline has passed.) Monday, November 28th is the … Continue reading

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Get Creative This Summer!!!

Summer CRW at GCC Introduces the student to elements and techniques of creative writing in a variety of genres; teaches terminology and concepts needed for successful participation in writing workshops; facilitates writing practice and evaluation; offers individual guidance on the … Continue reading

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