“I am out with lanterns, looking for myself.”
– Emily Dickinson


The Fig Writer’s Studio is an inspired space for writers of all ages and skill levels to learn about and explore the art and craft of creative writing.  We offer workshops in fiction, poetry, non-fiction and everything in between.  We also offer fun and engaging afterschool creative writing programs for children.

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“We die. That may be the meaning of life. But we do language. That may be the measure of our lives.”

Toni Morrison

“Language is not the lowborn, gawky servant of thought and feeling; it is need, thought, feeling, and perception itself. The shape of sentences, the song in its syllables, the rhythm of its movement, is the movement of the imagination.”

William H. Gass