Give the Gift of Writing

Give the Gift of Writing

Give a writing class or tutorial as a gift to a parent, young adult, or any loved or liked one. Please write to Liz at liz@writerstudio.com or call (212) 255-7075 for personal, thoughtful gift-giving. Check out available classes here. Send a copy of Comforts of the Abyss, by founder and director Philip Schultz, which tells the…

Random House Publishes Student’s Debut Novel

Random House Publishes Student’s Debut Novel

“I had never taken a fiction writing class before. For one of our first class assignments, I wrote a short piece about an older Indian man, recently divorced, who was experimenting with Internet dating, and navigating a complicated relationship with his adult daughter and ex-wife. I have returned many times to that fictional character and his family. In fact, I wrote a…

Edward Hirsch’s 100 Poems to Break Your Heart Celebration

Edward Hirsch’s 100 Poems to Break Your Heart Celebration

Sunday, November 7 at 7 pm (EST) Join a star-studded lineup of poets, including Joy Harjo, Garrett Hongo, Yusef Komunyakaa, Naomi Shihab Nye, Sharon Olds, and Natasha Trethewey, to celebrate award-winning poet and advocate Edward Hirsch’s newly published 100 Poems to Break Your Heart. In this inspiring anthology, Hirsch selects some of the most moving…