Middle Schooler Writers: Check Out this New Short Story Class!

Are you a middle school student with a passion for reading and writing? 

Join Claire Alexander, a popular Greenspire teacher who will explore the interplay between setting, plot, character, and dramatic plotting. This Northwestern Michigan College class is supported through the outreach efforts of the National Writers Series. Claire will choose her favorite short story to be published in the 2018 National Writers Series Literary Journal .

Here are the details!

Dynamic Fiction: Writing the Short Story (Grades 6–8) All writers will benefit from the “workshop” process; not only will you learn various exercises to help you discover and cultivate your own unique writing style, but you will also engage in sharing and editing each other’s work in a non-judgmental environment. Providing the inspiration, structure, and critical advice needed to write a dynamic piece of fiction, this course naturally lends itself to group support and camaraderie.

Join us! Call 231-995-1700 to sign up or click here (it’s the fourth listing down).


Thank you!


Anne Stanton

Executive Director