ONE DAY WORKSHOPS

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Surrender Your Weapons
with Valley Haggard

*a workshop for women*
Friday, May 25
1-4 pm
$60 per session
 
Create Your Own Visual Journal
with Susan Singer

Saturday, June 2, 10-4
AND
Sunday June 3, 1-5
$175 + $25 for materials

Sacred Rebellion: Honoring Our Selves Through Writing and Art
with Suzanne Vinson and Valley Haggard

Saturday, June 9
10 am - 3 pm
Silver Tree Art
3421 Hawthorne Ave.
Richmond, VA 23222
$150

Editor’s Toolkit: Building Intimacy In Creative Nonfiction
with Elizabeth Ferris

Saturday, June 23
10am-1pm
$60 

ADULT SUMMER CAMP: Vision Quest
with Valley Haggard

Monday + Tuesday, July 2-3
10 am - 3 pm
Guest Surrealist: Mike Dulin
$150

ADULT SUMMER CAMP: Witch, Please
with Bird Cox

Thursday + Friday, July 5-6
10 am - 3 pm
Guest poet/witch: Allison Titus
$150

The Magic and Ritual of Writing
with Bird Cox and Valley Haggard

The Bird House on Richmond's Southside
Saturday, August 4
1-5 pm
$100

Sacred Rebellion: Honoring Our Selves Through Writing and Art
with Suzanne Vinson and Valley Haggard

Saturday, August 25
10 am - 3 pm
Life in 10 Minutes
2707 West Cary Street

Living Room Tour 2018
with Valley Haggard!

Bring a 2.5 hour Life in 10 Minutes workshop experience
to your family, friends and co-workers in your own living room!
Click the link in the title for more details. 

 

WORKSHOPS IN A SERIES

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Visual Journaling
with Susan Singer

 6 Thursday evenings, June 7 - July 12
6:30 - 9 PM
$250

Life in 10 Minutes
with Valley Haggard

4 Tuesday evenings, August 7 - August 28
7-9 pm
$150
 

RICHMOND YOUNG WRITERS
 

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Life in 10 Minutes
Nonfiction with Valley, ages 12-14
2707 West Cary Street
June 25-29  
2-5pm

Life in 10 Minutes
Nonfiction with Valley, ages 15-17

2707 West Cary Street
July 30-Aug 3  
2-5pm

Rant. Dream. Raise your fists at the sky. Wonder. Ask. Love. Bleed. Dig. Explore. Revel. In this one week Life in 10 Minutes workshop for teens, we will start in the present moment and write our hearts out, letting our pens lead the way through the jungles, caves, mountains and valleys of our interior lives. We will explore free-writing, memoir, and the art of the personal essay. Everyone will have a chance to publish an original piece on www.lifein10minutes.com. Bring your journal and your pen; leave your critic at the door.

VISIT THE FULL SCHEDULE OF RICHMOND YOUNG WRITERS'
CLASSES AND SUMMER CAMPS!

 

STAY TUNED FOR UPCOMING SUMMER WORKSHOPS!


Life in 10 Minutes with Valley Haggard
Tuckahoe Library in Henrico County
1901 Starling Dr.
Henrico, VA 23229-4564
Wednesday. June 6, 6-8 pm
Wednesday, July 25, 6-8 pm



Life in 10 Minutes with Valley Haggard
Studio Two Three
3300 W CLAY ST. RICHMOND, VA 23230
Monday, June 18, 6-8 pm
Monday, July 23, 6-8 pm
Monday, August 20, 6-8pm







 


GIVE THE GIFT OF WRITING! Email lifein10minutes@gmail.com to request a personalized gift certificate in any amount.  

Welcome! Life in 10 Minutes Classes invite you to join in a regular practice of creative nonfiction designed for both beginning and experienced writers writers alike. We write stories from our lives in short bursts that invite reflection, exploration and delving deeper without censorship or editing. 

Who? Life in 10 Minutes classes are for adult writers of every level of experience, 18+. If you are looking for creative writing classes for young people, ages 9-17, please visit richmondyoungwriters.com. 

Registration: Click on the title of each workshop to read a full description of the class and teacher. To reserve your space at the table, please fill out the registration form at the bottom of the page. A full or partial payment must be made to reserve your space. Please email lifein10minutes@gmail.com if you need to make special payment arrangements.

Class Balance: If you have registered with a deposit and need to pay the balance of a class, please scroll down to the bottom of the registration form for "pay balance" options.

Where are we? All creative nonfiction classes will take place in our new location, 2707 West Cary Street. We are at the corner of Cary and Mulberry, just one block east of the Boulevard. 

What to bring? Coffee and tea are provided. Please bring your own journal, pen and/or pencil.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations made more than two weeks prior to the start date of class will receive a refund minus a $25 processing fee. Cancellations made two weeks prior to class will receive a half credit towards a future class, however we are unable to refund or credit cancellations made within 48 hours of the start date of class. 

Missed Classes: If you need to miss a class for any reason, you are invited to email that week's writing to your teacher for feedback and comment. Unfortunately, missed classes cannot be made up by attending another class. 

Inclement Weather Policy: By and large we will follow the mandate of Richmond City School closings. An email update will confirm this on the mornings when school is cancelled. Due to scheduling constraints, a maximum of one make-up class will be scheduled the week following the end of the session or as the schedule allows.