I have taught preschoolers through graduate students and love helping students connect with both their work and their classmates. 

See current and upcoming classes

I walked way from the class feeling like I could actually be published. I think it might be the first time I truly believed it.
— Valerie, writing student

Past classes

  • Telling True Stories: Exploring Creative Nonfiction
  • Exploring Flash Nonfiction: Finding Meaning in Everyday Life
  • Getting the Story Right: Research for Writers
  • Having Your Say: Beginning Essays
  • Fiction Basics (teens)
  • Literary Magazines 101: Submitting Your Work
  • The Truth in 140 Characters: #cnftweet micro essays
  • Family Stories into Memoir  (seniors)
  • Creating a Writing Life

Have you taken my class recently? Find a list of resources.

Anika is an inspiring instructor.
— student from Loft Literary Center

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