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JP Reads Flash Fiction Contest
March 28, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
Turn your ideas into compelling short fiction! After an introduction to the elements of flash fiction, participants will engage in interactive exercises and writing prompts focused on the 2015 JP Reads Flash Fiction Contest theme of “The Reluctant Hero” inspired by Madeline Miller’s The Song of Achilles. Come ready to play and look at writing in new ways. Bring a notebook, pen and your imagination. Led by JP Reads Contest Coordinator Debka Colson. Workshop is for teens and adults. Space is limited so please preregister at 617-524-2053. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Boston Cultural Council, a local agency which is funded by the Massachusetts Cultural Council, administrated by the Mayor’s Office of Arts, Tourism, and Special Events.
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