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(OWP) Writing Your Way–for Incoming 5th-9th Graders

Date: 9:00am PDT June 24, 2013 - 12:00pm June 28, 2013 Location: Irvington School, 1320 NE Brazee St., Portland

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Irvington School, 1320 NE Brazee St., Portland

Welcome, Young Writers, incoming grades 5-9! Join us for an exciting time of writing, talking, reading—and more writing!

Turn your notebook to a new page. Breathe. Focus. Write. In this one-week workshop, you will locate the stories you carry, take risks in your writing, learn to turn memory into fiction, fiction into poetry. You will develop your writing muscles by writing to a wide variety of prompts while honing 

Workshop Details & Registration

Dates: Monday-Friday, June 24-28, 2013

Time: 9 a.m.-noon

Instructor: Anna Wessinger

Fee: $175

Registration form (PDF)

Questions? Please contact Pam Hooten with the Oregon Writing Project at 503-768-6132 or

About the Instructor

Anna Wessinger is an Oregon Writing Project coach. She has taught middle school writing for 10 years at West Sylvan and Sellwood schools. She is a poet, essayist, and memoirist.

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