Responding to a Quotation

Often, a strong statement by someone can lead the…


WRITE ACROSS CHICAGO Nov. 1st Celebration – Register now!

at the Harold Washington Library Pritzker Auditorium…


This Write Across Chicago Website is Now Live

We’re excited this website is now live, helping to make…


There’s still time to participate in Write Across Chicago!

Groups at schools, library branches, non-profit…


Guidelines for Sharing in Groups

There are several purposes for sharing writing in groups.…


How to Conduct a Writing Group

In schools, teachers guide writing, but in businesses and…


If Writers Want Feedback

Feedback helps by providing a reader’s perspective on the…


Where I’m From – Personal Poetry Writing Activity

This is an easy way to help writers create poetry using…


Guided Imagery Narrative

Guided imagery is a powerful way to focus a writer’s…


Writing an Apology Poem

Some poems take the form of “direct address”—that is, the…