Our workshop program launches this November 3rd with two amazing offerings, hosted at the downtown San Diego Public Library, in partnership with the San Diego Library Shop. Register now for your favorite workshop (or register for both for a nice scholarly day). Then join your teachers in the evening for LAST EXIT: A Reading at 7 PM.
SPEEDWRITING FOR BATTLING WRITER’S BLOCK
by MICHAEL J. SEIDLINGER
Saturday, November 3rd, 2018
at the San Diego Public Library, Downtown/Central Branch, 330 Park Blvd
ADVANCED REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Register now.
Scholarship applications due October 20th (google form)
Description: Speedwriting for Battling Writer’s Block
There are countless distractions, be it social media, or self-doubt itself, keeping you from getting the words onto the page. Thankfully there are life-hacks to be had for writers everywhere. If you’re looking to jumpstart an idea or simply get back on track with your work-in-progress, we’ll discuss and try out different routines and techniques to keep you on your toes, keep you motivated, and most of all, get the damn words on the page.
About the instructor: MICHAEL J SEIDLINGER is an Asian American author of a number of books including Standard Loneliness Package, My Pet Serial Killer, and The Fun We’ve Had. He serves as Library and Academic Marketing Manager at Melville House, Editor-at-Large for Electric Literature, and is a member of The Accomplices. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, where he never sleeps and is forever searching for the next best cup of coffee. You can find him online on Facebook, Twitter (@mjseidlinger), and Instagram (@michaelseidlinger).
❤ Special thank you to the San Diego Library Shop