The Art & Craft of Storytelling:
With Notes on Publishing
Thursday, August 15
1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
88 Main Street
Southbury, CT 06488
Stories are individual in nature and nearly
infinite in number, but how do writers tell them with insight, originality and
This talk will cover the elements of the enduring art and craft of
storytelling and its essential place in poetry, fiction and nonfiction, as well as an overview of today’s publishing environment.
The seminar, which includes audience Q&A, is appropriate for all
those who are interested in how stories work.
To make the most of the time, writers can bring their current or planned project, a 50-word description of the same.
Body and Soul:
The Role of Faith & Spirituality in Storytelling
Sunday, October 6
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
First Congregational Church Ridgefield
103 Main Street
Ridgefield, CT 06877
believes something, and so does everyone we write about, whether they are real or
This interactive seminar and mini-workshop for aspiring and
experienced fiction and nonfiction writers will focus on the spiritual side of
storytelling, including the role of faith in the creative process and in the
For inspiration and encouragement along the writing path,
writers can share their challenges.
To make the most of the time, bring your
current or planned project, along with a 25-word description of the same for