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Writing In and Around Chicago

Writing and Thinking Workshop

Our writing community takes advantage of the wealth of Chicagoland cultural resources to inspire you to new creative heights in your writing. Our outings and activities have included:

A trip to the Art Institute of Chicago inspires new directions in our writing.
A workshop at the renowned Art Institute of Chicago


Waiting for the music to start at the Pritzker Music Pavilion, designed by Frank Gehry.

An outdoor concert and picnic dinner in the heart of downtown at the celebrated Millennium Park, home to unique sculpture and architecture
Waiting for showtime at the NeoFuturist theatre!
An energetic performance at the Neo-Futurist Theatre, followed by a conversation with the actors

A special workshop with poet and activist Kevin Coval, founder of Louder Than a Bomb, the world's largest youth poetry festival.

A dynamic workshop led by visiting poet Kevin Coval, founder of Louder Than a Bomb, the world’s largest youth poetry festival

Sharing our writing at the Lake Michigan shore.

A special sunrise workshop on the shore of Lake Michigan