Creative Writing Workshops


We offer engaging and dynamic approaches for helping students find their creative writing voice.

  • These classes are for older high school students with a special interest in writing stories, poems, and plays and with a desire to meet other  young people with an interest in creative writing.
  • The classes run for twelve weeks. They are taught by Bob Boone and other published authors.  Students enter writing contests and submit their work for publication.
  • Studenrts who take this class can also take part in many activities sponsored by Young Chicago Authors These include a poetry slam. young writers’ conventions, and participation in editing SAY WHAT magazine. 

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