Writing Workshop | Stella Pope Duarte | Bright Beginnings: New Year, New Writing

Workshop with Stella Pope Duarte | "Bright Beginnings: New Year, New Writing"
Ever feel like the "well is dry," so to speak, and you've run out of inspiration? Not to fear! Award-winning author Stella Pope Duarte hosts a workshop with ideas to help you stimulate your own drowsy creativity and create fabulous new writing for the New Year.

Make 2014 the year you start your best work, finish that novel, or write something new and exciting! Duarte shows you how to brainstorm, imagine, dig up family rumors, and follow twisted pathways to tap bright beginnings and send your writing spirit soaring.

  • Open to writers of all levels.
  • Please bring notebook and pen.
  • Cost: $25.
  • Registration and pre-payment at 480.730.0205.

STELLA POPE DUARTE began her literary career in 1995 after she had a dream in which her deceased father related to her that her destiny was to become a writer. Duarte's work has won awards and honors nationwide, including a nomination for the Pushcart Prize in Literature, the Book Sense List, the AZ Highways Fiction Award, and others. She is an inspirational speaker for audiences of all ages on topics related to her work, as well as on issues related to women's rights, culture, diversity, leadership, education, literacy, Chicano/Latino history, writing, and storytelling. She was born and raised in la Sonorita barrio in South Phoenix. More »