Samantha Thornhill

Poetry Workshop, 2009

Her third children’s book, A Card for My Father, was published in May, 2018, by Penny Candy Books.
Attended with the help of Cave Canem Scholarship

Blas Falconer

Poetry Workshop Participant '12, '16

His new book of poetry, Forgive the Body This Failure, will be released late this summer by Four Way Books.

Regina Louise

Writers Workshop participant '01, '14

Her memoir, Someone Has Led This Child to Believe, will be released by Agate Bolden in July, 2018.

Laurie Ann Doyle

Her new book of stories, World Gone Missing, was released by Regal House press in Fall 2017. She teaches writing at The San Francisco Writers Grotto and UC Berkeley.

Anne Ray

Writers Workshop Participant, '06

In collaboration with actors Sean McIntyre and Emily Shain, Anne Ray is teaching a workshop on performance for writers of prose, at NYC’s Playwright’s Horizon Theater School, May 19-20.

Sommer Schafer

Writers Workshops Participant '13

Her short story, “Mary and the Machine,” appears in the Spring 2018 issue of North American Review.

Josh Weil

Writers Workshop Staff '17

His 2017 short story collection The Age of Perpetual Light was awarded the California Book Award in Fiction.

Lauren Barbato

Writers Workshop Participant '17

Her short story “Old Girls, or, The Ordinary Adventure” was published in the spring 2018 issue of The Hopkins Review. Her short story “Former Marys” was also published in the spring 2018 issue of Blackbird.
Attended with the help of The Lojo Foundation Scholarship