The Writing Center would like to highlight the following events for student and faculty interest:

Fall 2021

Creative Writing Boot Camp 

October 8, 2021
4 - 8:30 p.m.
Library and Academic Resources Center (LARC) 319

Come out for a fun and informative workshop about writing tropes and inspiration, crafting a hero, the complexities of villains, and planning a plot, curated and presented by Writing Center staff.

MFA Talk with Maggie Stiefvater

October 18, 2021
7:30 p.m.
Lindenwood Zoom

The Lindenwood MFA program is holding an author talk via Zoom with Maggie Stiefvater, known for her engaging Young Adult literature such as Shiver, Ballad, and The Raven Cycle.

Creepy Campfire Stories at Dark Carnival

October 23, 2021
Lindenwood University

Every year, the Creative Writing Club compiles a chapbook of spooky stories written by Lindenwood students to distribute at the Dark Carnival. Lindenwood's Arrow Rock Journal assists and publishes the chapbook online. Submissions will be accepted through October 31 for the online publication; please email if interested.


November 2021

Returning this year are group writing sessions sponsored by the Creative Writing Club, inviting writers of all skill levels to join and make progress in the challenge that is National Novel Writing Month. Refer to the Writing Center's NaNoWriMo webpage for dates and information.