Stories with 'writing' tag

Get that story OUT of your head and ON the page!

Did the holiday season derail your 2018 writing goals? Is an amazing story rambling around in your head and yet refusing to show up on paper? Let’s start 2019 right! Join me January 19 — RIGHT ON THE BEACH! — to get that story OUT of your head and ON the page where it belongs. We’ll be focusing on SETTING. […]

/ January 1, 2019

National YoungArts Week 2019 Writers Reading

The National YoungArts Foundation is thrilled to welcome YoungArts Finalists to Miami for National YoungArts Week, its signature program held annually for artists ages 15–18 that aims to foster cross-disciplinary collaboration and community while offering Finalists the guidance needed to prepare for the next stage of their artistic development. During the intensive, week-long and all-inclusive […]

/ October 25, 2018

What is it about Miami that makes people want to write about it?

Miami has a toque especial that you don’t find anywhere else in the United States.

/ November 10, 2016

So you want to write in Miami?

Check out these great places to tap your inner creative.

/ April 27, 2016

Your View: With VONA, writers of color finally have a home in Miami

Writers of color who want to write about more than color now have a place to do that.

/ March 2, 2016

A magical Cuba full of romance

Chantel Acevedo never considered becoming a writer, yet she conquered her imposter syndrome to write about a country she’s never visited.

/ November 12, 2015

15 Views of Miami, as told by Jaquira Díaz

As a writer and the editor of the short fiction anthology 15 Views of Miami, Jaquira Díaz is creating a poetic vision of Miami.

/ September 17, 2015

Renda Writer: Poetry in art

He’s an artist and a poet all rolled into one. See how Renda Writer is turning words into art all across Miami with his handwritten murals.

/ August 12, 2015