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Creative Writing in the East Bay & Beyond

Diablo Writers’ Workshop brings adult writers of all ages and experience together to inspire and guide them to discover and tell their stories. Through our small classes and supportive workshops, we build community and provide room for independent expression and individual attention.

Classes & More

Starting in July, 2021 with



Writing Life: fact & fiction

Wednesdays, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm PST

July 14 -August 4

4 classes/$225 

Register by June 15 for the Early Bird Rate: $200

Advanced Writers' Workshop

Sundays, 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm PST

July 18 -August 22

6 classes/$325

Register by June 15 for the Early Bird Rate: $300

Janine deBoisblanc

Summer 2021...



Work one on one with us and achieve your writing goals!

Summer Special:

Complimentary initial phone or Zoom meeting and project estimate .

DWW Summer Retreat

Saturday, August 14 

10:00 am - 1:00 pm PST

Save the Date!

Guidelines permitting, we plan to host a half-day writers' retreat (with lunch :-) in August. Writers of all genres and levels welcome. Details to follow. Stay tuned!

Starting in June, 2021  with


The Salon

Where writers meet, share, and get inspired

6 Tuesdays, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm PST

June 22 - July 27

All genres and levels, $25/salon

Register by June 1 for the Early Bird Rate: $20

How to Get Published in Literary Journals 

Thursday, July 15, 5:00 - 6:00 , $25

Register by June 15 for the Early Bird Rate: $20

Andrea A. Firth

What Our Students Say

Diablo Writers' Workshop has allowed me to connect with a friendly and nurturing community of writers. I'm grateful for the great instruction, the feedback, and the friendships that have helped me further my goals as a writer.


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Lafayette, CA 94549

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