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 w/Andrea

Meaning Making and 
the Personal Essay

Tuesdays 9:30 - 11:30 am PST 
February 7 thru March 14
6 weeks/$350  
For creative nonfiction writers with workshop experience.

FULL--Wait List Open

Developmental Editing 


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An hour of weekly writing time.

Free. On Zoom

9:00 am - 10:30 am PST

Check in. Write. And Go.


Diablo Writers' Workshop

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.


Yolanda J

Advanced Writers' Workshop

Sunday Afternoons
Begins in January 22
3:00 - 5:00 pm PST
6 weeks / $350

For writers with work in progress and workshop experience. Writing sample requested prior to enrollment.

FULL--Wait List Open


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Lafayette, CA 94549

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