Creating a Writing Life

2021 Fall Classes

  • 8 Wednesdays, Sept. 8 - Oct. 27

      Online via Zoom

  • 8 Thursdays, Sept. 9 - Oct. 28

     Online via Zoom

Time: 7-9:15 p.m. Central Standard Time


Cost: $105 per class

Register: Online please click here.

To register with a check or for more details please email or call:


Instructor: Elissa Cottle, Master of Fine Arts in Writing

This class is for adults to write poetry, fiction or memoir or all three!

Students enjoy weekly writing and reading assignments,

encouragement, guidance and a supportive community of writers.

Class size is limited to 10 students.


Elissa also offers editing and coaching services for individual writers.

Email or call to discuss your project!

  "I loved your class," Tatjana Zemcuznikov
  "I couldn't have found a teacher as helpful as you.
  Your classes have really been a gift," Rebecca Parker
  "Your class was a highlight of my summer," Cindy Selnes


 Poems to Go


 She prepares them for the world


 as a woman prepares her daughter


 to marry her true love.


 - Elissa Cottle