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Writing & Advocacy

Writing & Advocacy

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Food and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I've been a professional writer for 15 years & a foreign assistance & gender equity advocate for 10. I've been writing for global humanitarian organizations for years, creating op-eds, letters to the editor, blog posts, articles, advocacy materials & social media. My work has been published widely in many newspapers and magazines & on countless websites. Writing is an important part of raising…
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What we’ll do

You’ve been to the protests & voting booth. Now, what else can you do to make a difference? You can write! Whether it’s a charity or cause that’s close to your heart or a political/social issue that leaves you outraged, putting your thoughts in print & getting them published are essential for educating people so they can make change happen. Newspapers, websites, & magazines are looking for…

What else you should know

Our groups are small & intimate & our classes are packed with information. We'll brainstorm, share our work and ideas (or not...that's cool too) in a practical, tip-heavy format.

What I’ll provide

Snacks
Dessert & light snacks
Drinks
I'll provide wine, beer & non-alcoholic beverages

What to bring

Bring a notebook, pen and your computer (if that's how you like to take notes)

Where you'll be

Our writing workshop takes place at The Faulkner Guesthouse & Writer's Workshop - a historic, 110-year-old NE Portland craftsman house with a burlesque past (story told at workshop). Located near downtown, the Alberta, Mississippi & Hawthorne districts and Powell's City of Books, The Faulkner Guesthouse is easy to access and located in the coolest neighborhood in town.

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 13 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

Our groups are small & intimate & our classes are packed with information. We'll brainstorm, share our work and ideas (or not...that's cool too) in a practical, tip-heavy format.
Jeanne
writing class
Writing & Advocacy
New experience
From $45/person
New experience
From $45/person