Tag Archives: creative nonfiction

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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District & GCC Writing Competitions

Friends. Fall is here, winter approaches, and with these seasons come the usual visitors: 90 to 100 degree weather, National Novel Writing Month, existential dread, and writing competitions within the Maricopa Community College District and here at GCC. First up … 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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Call for Submissions: Four Chambers

From our friends at Four Chambers comes a wonderful opportunity for ambitious writers: “Literally, Four Chambers is a small press and independent community literary magazine based in Phoenix, AZ. Figuratively, we’re a heart. And despite all the puns—or precisely because … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop: How to Write a Sexy Sentence

If you don’t think that the way an adjective pairs perfectly with a noun is erotic, then you have a thing or two to learn… This workshop focuses on developing prose, word by word, sentence by sentence, with agonizing attention … Continue reading

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Announcing: The Traveler Winners!

Please join everyone from the Traveler staff, literary judges, and the English Department at GCC in congratulating the Traveler winners for 2016-2017. After even more deliberation and competition than last year, the following pieces and writers were selected for publication: … Continue reading

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Saturday Workshop – The Role of Truth in Nonfiction, Fiction, & Autobiographical Fiction

For the Spring semester of 2017, we will again continue our Saturday Workshop Series. The first of our Saturday Workshops is nearly here, and we are pleased to welcome a new presenter: David Martinez. Explore the space between nonfiction and … Continue reading

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