The Ink Stick Project Spouse Writing Class
January 19 - March 9$20.00
A Writing Class for Spouses of Current and Prior Service Members
Hosted by VSA Texas
Held at the Cultural Activities Center
3011 North Third Street, Temple, TX 76501
Class Schedule: 8 Saturdays, 10:00 am – 1:00 pm, January 19 – March 9, 2019
Instructor: Cynthia Linzy
Class Fee: $20
Register by calling 512-454-9912 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Space is limited. Any experience level welcome.
In this eight-week class, turn your memories into memoirs and past experiences into well crafted stories, poems, plays or songs. Learn how to make the ideas and pictures inside your head come alive on paper by sharpening your use of color and imagery. You will be led through visualization exercises, easy writing prompts, and useful writing examples to create strong writing by careful word choice and many other effective writing techniques. Discover your own writing style in a relaxed, supportive class atmosphere. Class includes individual critique of your work and suggested sources for publication if desired.
Creative Forces®: NEA Military Healing Arts Network is an initiative of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) in partnership with the U.S. Departments of Defense and Veterans Aairs and the state and local arts agencies. This initiative serves the special needs of military patients and veterans with traumatic brain injury and psychological health conditions, as well as their families and caregivers. Administrative support for this initiative is provided by Americans for the Arts.
Instructor Cynthia Linzy is a widely published poet, editor, and experienced creative writing teacher. For many years she has taught creative writing classes through Temple College, Central Texas College, and local schools and arts centers. She holds a B.A. in English from the University of Texas at Austin and a B.A. in Spanish from the University of Mary Hardin Baylor.