|ABeCeDarian Memory Writing|
|Session||12 weeks 9/15-12/8|
|Class Limit||Limit: 20|
A new approach to writing your memories without the stress of writing a memoir. We all have memories to share with family; so much has changed in our lifetimes. This is a low stress approach. Bring pen and paper to class.
Coordinator: June calender
June has been teaching writing skills for several years. She has been using a version of this approach for some time. All you need is a loose leaf notebook (or dependable computer program) and your knowledge of how different your early life was from today's.
|So You Want to Be a Poet|
|Session||12 weeks 9/12-12/5|
|Class Limit||Limit: 25|
This creative writing course involves writing poetry, reading/sharing students' poems in the class, and gentle critiquing. The only rule is that there are no rules except you can't say anything bad about your own writing. Course texts (available from the instructor): Silent No More: Unlocking Voices of Older Poets and My Father's Shoes.
Coordinator: Peter Saunders and Victoria Branigan
Peter has an MFA in poetry from Goddard College and a Ph.D. in Narrative Gerontology from Union Institute and University. He has published books of poetry and many chapbooks. Victoria is a publisher, writer, and entrepeneur
|The Writing Incubator|
|Location||Downtown Campus, Hyannis|
|Session||12 weeks 9/14-12/7|
|Class Limit||Limit: 16|
In the literary world, an incubator is a group of like-minded people who provide space and time while offering encouragement and mentoring to accomplish writing goals. This is a class that permits and encourages the formation and development of new ideas and stories. We encourage all genres of writing.
Coordinator: Nancy Shoemaker, Wade Sayer and Pete Stringer
Nancy is a printer, graphic designer, publisher, and photographer in love with Cape Cod history. Wade's masterful writing runs from children's books to gritty and powerful chronicles of the Vietnam War. A native Cape Codder, Pete is a local sports celeb and writer, and a long distance runner with many previous lives