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Writing Workshop: Speedwriting For Battling Writer's Block

Last Exit is a literary reading series, workshop series, and online journal dedicated to showcasing local and visiting writers, providing low-cost workshops and readings to San Diego, and building community through editorial apprenticeships and more.

November 3 is our first full day of programming: workshops and readings!

Speedwriting For Battling Writer’s Block
by Michael J. Seidlinger
Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018 from 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
tuition: $30
at the San Diego Public Library, Downtown/Central Branch, 330 Park Blvd

Advanced registration required:

There are countless distractions, be it social media, or self-doubt itself, keeping you from getting the words onto the page. Thankfully there are life-hacks to be had for writers everywhere. If you’re looking to jumpstart an idea or simply get back on track with your work-in-progress, we’ll discuss and try out different routines and techniques to keep you on your toes, keep you motivated, and most of all, get the damn words on the page.

About the instructor:
Michael J Seidlinger is an Asian American author of a number of books including "Standard Loneliness Package," "My Pet Serial Killer," and "The Fun We’ve Had." He serves as Library and Academic Marketing Manager at Melville House, Editor-at-Large for Electric Literature, and is a member of The Accomplices. He lives in Brooklyn, New York, where he never sleeps and is forever searching for the next best cup of coffee.

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