Online Writing Workshops

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Drop-in Poetry Writing Workshop: Drop in via Zoom for a one-hour poetry writing workshop from 12:00pm to 1:00pm Eastern every Thursday from Oct. 15, to Nov. 19 . Each week we will briefly study a sample poem (or two) before responding to a writing prompt/suggestion. Suggested donation: $10.00 per class via Venmo or PayPal – donation not required. Send email to zingarapoet@gmail.com for Zoom meeting number and password.

Poetry Manuscript Workshop: This four-week workshop is ideal for poets working toward completing a collection of poems of a full- or chap-sized manuscript and would like feedback on theme, motifs, and poem order. This workshop is limited to 4 participants. Wednesdays October 21, 28, Nov. 4, 11 from 7:00-9:00 PM EDT. Cost: $250 by check or Venmo, $275 by Payapl. Email zingarapoet@gmail.com to register.

Participants will need access to a computer and the Zoom application for all virtual classes.

Email me at lisahasejackson@gmail.com for information about any of these workshops.

Registration Options:

  • Pay your class fee through PayPal (to zingarapoet@gmail.com) with a note indicating which class or workshop session you are registering for.
  • Send me an email with your workshop preferences and I will send an invoice using paypal, email, or USP, whichever you prefer.

Then watch your email for confirmation and further instructions.

Class size is limited, so register soon.

Coaching Sessions and Groups

I offer developmental editing and one-to-one coaching for writers at every stage of their career, from budding beginner to widely published professional. Whether you are finishing your first, second, or third book or simply wish to add depth and meaning to your personal writing, we can work together to rekindle the passion to complete your project. For more information, contact Lisa at lisahasejackon@gmail.com.

Select from one of these packages, or create your own:

Generative Coaching (starting at $25):

  • One week program to jump start or return to writing, includes exercises, prompts, phone conference, and email communication.
  • One month program includes writing prompts and exercises, feedback on drafts, email and phone communication, notes on themes and motifs.
  • Ninety-day program including writing prompts and exercises, feedback on drafts, email and phone communication, notes on themes and motifs, manuscript building or consultation.

Developmental Editing (starting at $80.00):

  • Ten-page developmental editing with 50 minute phone conference and notes
  • Twenty-page developmental editing with 50 minute phone conference and notes
  • Fifty-page developmental editing with two 50 minute phone conferences and notes

Coaching (Starting at $15.00):

  • One-time phone conference to overcome a temporary “block.”
  • One-month program designed to start or return to a regular writing practice.
  • Ninety-day program includes above plus focus on a specific project and/or support while sending out work for consideration.