Writing Workshops in Los Angeles, San Diego, & Online

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Participate in writing workshops, daily writing challenges, and coaching programs for writers in Los Angeles, San Diego, and online

The workshops encourage creativity, spark inspiration, teach writers to write better scenes, and help writers find other writers who understand the writing life.

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Creative Writing Workshops:

These workshops are generative; we get words on the page based on writing prompts designed to increase creativity and help writers improve scene writing and storytelling skills.

Saturday Fiction Workshop

A weekly generative creative writing workshop that focuses on writing fiction, although writers of any genre are welcome to attend.
Instructor: Nicole Criona
Live Online Zoom Workshop
Every Saturday
10:00 a.m. PST to 12:30 p.m. PST
$37 per workshop
Register Here

Your Story Matters – Nonfiction Workshop

A weekly generative creative writing workshop that focuses on personal writing such as memoir, journaling, and self-improvement, although writers of any genre are welcome to attend.
Instructor: Nicole Criona
Live Online Zoom Workshop
Every Sunday
1:00 p.m. PST to 3:30 p.m. PST
$37 per workshop
Register Here

Daily Writing Challenges:

My highly successful email-based writing challenges send you a daily writing prompt to get you back into a daily writing habit. Generate new ideas, learn to write better scenes, and commit to a daily creative practice.

Get Writing Again in 15 Days

A daily email course with easy, enjoyable daily writing prompts and coaching steps to help you get back into a daily writing habit.
Instructor: Nicole Criona
15 daily emails with optional coaching session option
$24.99 – $57
More Info / Register Here

100 Days of Writing

Your goal: Write 200 words a day for 100 Days. Get daily email prompts designed to both inspire and educate you. Can you write 20k words in 100 days?
Instructor: Nicole Criona
100 Daily emails with an optional coaching session option
$125 – $225
More Info / Register Here

Coaching Programs:

For those who are serious about completing a first draft. Choose from a more intensive one-on-one coaching program or the more affordable monthly coaching program.

Private Coaching

Nicole Criona
or
Resa Alboher
More Info

Monthly Coaching Package

Nicole Criona
or
Resa Alboher
More Info

If you are interested in receiving critique or guidance on your book project, please check out our Private Coaching options or schedule a free coaching/editing consultation.

Writing Retreats:

Our retreats are currently paused due to the Covid-19 Pandemic. 🙁