Elana Dykewomon

Activist, Author, Teacher

Have you been meaning to move your memories on to the page?

Looking for a new level of commitment to your writing?

Seeking technical skills and feedback in an open, supportive atmosphere?

Start the projects you’ve put off for another time,
finish that piece that needs only one more nudge.
Join us for:

New! A Weekend Writing Workshop for Lesbians

With a focus on writing from life experience
(memoir and fiction)

Saturday and Sunday
January 11th & 12th, 2014
10:30 am to 5:00 pm

Classes are held in a wheelchair accessible private home.

All levels welcome!
$150-250 sliding scale
Enrollment limited to 7
Registration closes January 2, 2014.

We will do writing exercises together, focusing on giving you access to your raw material
and expanding your technical skills, as well as workshop your pre-submitted pieces.

Participants must be able to e-mail all other participants a short (3-10 page, double spaced) selection
that you would want to have discussed by the group (along with anything you want others to focus on in your own work).

Snacks, tea, and beverages will be provided. Please bring your own lunch and coffee if you want it.

dykewomon@yahoo.com for registration
and more information.


Elana will facilitate the

Writing for Wellness Workshop

at the

Women's Cancer Resource Center
5741 Telegraph Avenue
Oakland, CA 94609

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


October 26th
November 30th
December 21st

We will focus on using all of our senses for healing, community-building, and creativity. We'll go deep and wide, explore and share, in safe space. For women with cancer and other chronic/acute illnesses.

All experience levels welcome!

These are free workshops but
registration is required.

Elana was the featured writer in Lodestar Quarterly #10.
Check it out at: