Mark your calendars for Wednesday October 2, 2019 “Writing on the Train!”

To all Summer workshop participants at Owl & Company and Lake Merritt Gardens: THANKS for the inspiration, the camaraderie, commitment, and kick-ass writing! All the best to you on your continued journeys to conjure and craft fresh characters.


Mark your calendars for Wednesday October 2, 2019 “Writing on the Train!”This is our day-long facilitated writing retreat aboard Amtrak’s Capitol Corridor from Jack London Square to Old Sacramento.

All workshop participants, writers, and friends of writers are invited to attend.

$125.00 includes the round-trip train ticket, prompted writing exercises, and lunch at Delta King’s Pilot House Restaurant. A $35.00 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your space!

The official flyer specifying departure and arrival times will appear in the next mailer.

We are staying local but moving indoors for the Fall Workshops!

The next 5-week series on Piedmont Avenue will begin Wednesday, October 16, 2019 from 3-5pm. Our exact location, and the official flyer will appear in the next mailer and newsletter.

The cost is $125, with a $25 deposit to save your space!

Sign up for Writing on the Train! or Fall Workshop by sending in your deposit!

Make payable to Shelley Wagner and mail to 4466 View Place Apt. 301, Oakland, CA 94611

Venmo: use email [email protected]

Email questions or concerns to me at [email protected], and for upcoming workshops and events, sign up for the newsletter here:

Thanks for writing!

—Shelley Wagner