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Advice to Writers from Billy Collins

Even if it keeps you up all night, wash down the walls and scrub the floor of your study before composing a syllable. Clean the place as if [..]

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We’re Super Proud

We’re super proud of our newest member, Aliina Hopkins.  She worked the hell out of a short story and submitted it to Glimmer Train’s new writers contest, and [..]

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New Digs

East Hill has some new digs.  We’ll be holding our workshops in the very charming space above The Sweet Shop in historic Collinsville. 7 River Street is going [..]

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Poetry is HERE!

East Hill Writers: Poetry Workshop with Chivas Sandage This 6-week poetry workshop offers supportive and insightful feedback, inspiring discussions, and creative explorations within community. We explore: remarkable poems [..]

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Poetry Workshop with Chivas Sandage This 6-week poetry workshop offers supportive and insightful feedback, inspiring discussions, and creative explorations within community. We explore: remarkable poems by contemporary writers from around [..]

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What a Difference Revision Makes: Before

This past semester, we had a new student join us on the Hill.  Ann Travers hadn’t written much in a few years, but she wanted to polish one [..]

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What a Difference Revision Makes: After

Ann has found the heart of her story: what it is to miss your dead mother. Pieces      The day following the service, my father and I cleared [..]

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Two New Workshops in May and June 2013

1. Advanced Writers’ Workshop Six Mondays, 7-9 p.m., beginning May 6 (none on Memorial Day) $260.00 For writers experienced in the workshop method of reading and discussing one [..]

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Success Story!

We’re super excited here on the hill.  This is Mike Dipinto, one of our students from way back when.  See what he’s holding?  Yah, that’s right.  His very [..]

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We’re Thrilled to Offer Poetry Now

Check out our new poetry workshop offering.  We’ve brought in Chivas Sandage, author of Hidden Drive (Antrim House, 2012).  She holds an MFA in Writing from Vermont College of [..]

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