We’re proud to offer

  • CREATIVE WRITING CLASSES | Affordable half-day workshops, multi-week courses, and everything in between in all genres (fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and screenwriting) as well as classes that address aspects of publishing and the writing life. Courses are taught by experienced/published writers from both in and out of state. Our faculty includes many of Alaska’s established authors and teachers, as well as national and international guests.
  • LITERARY EVENTS statewide featuring both Alaskan and visiting authors, including onstage conversations in our Crosscurrents series, innovative poetry events in our Synergies series, craft talks by popular authors in all genres, opportunities for writers to meet and share at literary salons, members-only meet-and-greets, and community-wide opportunities to celebrate the written word.
  • A COLLABORATIVE BLOG featuring new content posted most weekdays and opportunities for literary networking. Our blog averages almost 25,000 page views per month, with readership across Alaska, much of the U.S., and beyond.
  • The popular annual TUTKA BAY WRITERS RETREAT at Tutka Bay Lodge near Homer, featuring renowned writing faculty.