may, 2023

2023wed24may7:00 pmwed8:30 pmFeaturedMasterclass: Finding the “I” in Writing: Creating and Nurturing a Long-Term Career7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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Creating space and consistency in your writing and creative life can feel daunting, but it doesn’t need to be. Small steps can lead to big stories and a sense of artistic accomplishment. Join author Natasha Deen for a three-week exploration on finding the balance between your personal and work obligations, and how to create a vibrant mental and physical space for your writing endeavours. The masterclass will focus on the following three areas: creating an artistic space, being accountable in your writing, and a publishing primer for those seeking traditional or self-publishing.


Dates are May 24, May 31 and June 7, 7:00-8:30 PM EDT

Meetings will be held via Zoom

Rates are $100 for members and $125 for non-members.


Guyanese-Canadian NATASHA DEEN is a best-selling author, with novels for kids, teens, and adults, and she’s a recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Medal. Her novel, In the Key of Nira Ghani, won the Amy Mather Teen Book Award and her most recent YA title, The Signs and Wonders of Tuna Rashad was a Globe & Mail’s Top 100 Books for 2022. When she’s not writing, she teaches Introduction to Children’s Writing with the University of Toronto’s SCS and spends an inordinate amount of time trying to convince her pets that she’s the boss of the house. Visit Natasha at


(Wednesday) 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm






Writers' Community of Durham Region

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