One-Sentence-Story Constraint Workshop – November 11th – 15th

In this one-sentence story workshop, we’ll be creating microfiction stories using the challenging single-sentence constraint form. Samples of successful one-sentence stories will be offered, and prompt-exercises designed to help bring out your creativity.

Participants will be creating 5 stories during the workshop. My prompts are designed to help all writers break through creative barriers.  There will be feedback from directly on every story, as well as encouraging peer feedback. Small and supportive. Held in a private Facebook group. Cost for the workshop is $120 per student. When the class is full, I will take the link down.

Numbers of students are limited. To enroll, you can paypal me here
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Writers have been working with Meg Pokrass’ prompts for years and winning stories that have been published in places like The London Independant Story Prize, McSweeney’s, The Best Small Fictions, Smokelong Quarterly and Wigleaf.  Meg’s style is supportive and her comments are insightful. All of her workshops are work-generative with constructive feedback. All levels welcome.

Unexplainable Tales : A Micro Workshop, Oct. 27th-Nov. 1st

FULL

In this 5 day microfiction workshop, participants will be creating haunted pieces, working with unexplainable stories and legends..  We will be using Halloween as inspiration, but the stories will not be “Halloween-themed”. The idea here is to create stories that can be published year round. Word count length is 200 words max. Held in a private Facebook group. Cost for the workshop is $120 per student. Numbers of students are limited.

 

 

 

 

Micro-memoir: weekend workshop Sept 25th & 26th

Public
Coming up, an affordable 2 day micro-memoir workshop w/ me. Saturday and Sunday: September 25th and 26th. Participants will be writing CNF micros. I’ll be creating the exercises for this workshop from my collection “Spinning to Mars”! You don’t need to own the book to be in the workshop. Cost for the weekend workshop is $50 USD. There will be both peer and instructor feedback on all stories. This will be held in a private Facebook group. Please email me here if interested. Enollment is limited.

6-Sentence Story Workshop: September 14th – 18th

Full

In this 5 day microfiction workshop with Meg Pokrass, participants will be creating stories using the constraint of the 6-sentence structure. Prompts and story samples created by Meg P. Instructor feedback on every story. Small and supportive. Held in a private Facebook group. Cost for the workshop is $100 per student.

Numbers of students are limited.

 

Telling Her Stories: Ekphrastic Microfiction w/ Meg Pokrass and Lorette C. Luzajic

 

FULL

Sept 30th – October 4th 2021

Back by popular demand! A 5-day Ekphrastic Microfiction workshop with Meg Pokrass and Lorette C. Luzajic, Founding Editor of the Ekphrastic Review! Meg and Lorette will be offering highly generative, creative prompts from selected paintings. We’ll be focusing on the art of women artists! The course will be held in a private Facebook group. There will be supportive, insightful instructor and peer feedback. Dates: Sept 30 – Oct 4th. $195 USD.

Enrollment is limited. Please let Meg Pokrass know if you would like to enroll by emailing her directly.