Class Level

All Levels

​Unless otherwise noted, most of Literary Cleveland’s classes are designed to be helpful to writers at all levels of experience.

Other Class Types

Upcoming Classes & Workshops


Literary Therapy

In this class, we’ll consider some of the most emotionally fraught parts of the writing life and discuss strategies for coping.
9/29, 10/6 & 10/13

Speculative Fiction: Imagining New Futures

In this class, you’ll be given the tools to imagine a new future for your city, your community, or your world in fiction.

Beyond the Rational: Fairy Tale Logic & What It Tells Us About Narrative Structure and the Nature of Reality

This craft talk will draw on the often startling details of several famous fairy tales for a number of important craft lessons in fiction.
Writing Process
10/4, 10/11, 10/18 & 10/25

From Writing Journal to Da Vinci Notebook: Developing New Tools for Creativity

Drawing inspiration from Leonardo da Vinci, you will learn, develop, and share new techniques and practices for journaling.
10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28, 11/4 & 11/11

Building Suspense

Best-selling author D.M. Pulley shares tips and techniques to keep readers on the edge of their seats.
10/7, 10/14, 11/4 & 11/11

One Mic Open: Poetry Performance Workshop

Join us for a free online series of performance workshops, open to poets of all skill levels.
Poetry Performance
10/21 & 11/18

One Mic Open: Poetry Slam

Get ready for the return of the One Mic Open Poetry Slam Series! One Mic Open is a free, online monthly event open to all age performers and forms of poetry.
11/1, 11/8, 11/15, 11/29, 12/6 & 12/13

Just the Facts, Man: Documentary Playwriting Workshop

In this workshop, we'll discuss the techniques necessary to research a topic and get comprehensive interviews for material or language for the docudrama.
Writing Process
11/3, 11/10, 11/17 & 11/24

Developing a Writing Habit - November 2021

This class will help you develop writing habits that will boost your confidence, help you find your “voice,” and keep your writing process in motion.