FRIDAY 2:00-3:30PM

Nov 15 – Writing about your pets NEW TOPIC

Nov 22  – How to structure your novel without losing your mind

November 29 – No FLASH! You can’t think after the way you ate yesterday

December 6 – No FLASH – SCC Holiday Sale – A great place for holiday gifts!

Dec 13  – Writing to inspire or influence your readers NEW TOPIC 

Dec 20 – Q&A about writing from authors around the world NEW TOPIC

December 27 – NO FLASH

Instructor: Deb Carlen

A weekly walk-in, one-hour class with a different topic every week about writing.  A quick and easy way to gain in-depth information about the elements of writing, genres, marketing, publishing, and more.  Recent topics include how to write dialogue, plot, creating characters, copyright law, conflict in literature, intro to writing science fiction, how to write an article for publication, setting, and many more.  

$10 Drop In
$9 Members Drop In

Deb Carlen

Deb Carlen


Deb Carlen is a former journalist, a published, degreed writer, and has taught courses and lectured about fiction and non-fiction writing in 40 states over a 30-year period. She also owned an ad agency, served at the director level for several organizations and firms, and coached hundreds of writers and designers. She currently teaches writing, edits books, and coaches new and experienced writers. Many of her students and attendees have published their short stories, articles, and books.