Creative Writing Intensive

Develop your own short story, novel, memoir, screenplay, graphic novel, and poem within a community of writers

Explore fiction, non-fiction, poetry and drama during (the four genres of literature in) this two week online camp as we are inspired and and encouraged by published authors including (including) the Penumbra Podcast creators, Emmy award winning writer Ken Levine, fantasy series writers Charles Carpenter and Ski-ter Jones, national bestselling author Jennifer Mathieu, comic book writer Ryan North, and urban fantasy novelist Kevin Hearne 


Monday-Thursday from 11:00 to 1:00 PM 

Week 1, August 3 – 6: novels, short story, personal narrative, memoir
Week 2, August 10 – 13: screenplays, podcast scripts, poetry, graphic novel

Dress Rehearsal August 14, Tech Rehearsal August 15 from 1:00 to 3:00 PM 

*Students may participate in one week or both weeks 

All programming ends with StoryArk Festival Online on Sunday, August 16th at 4:00 PM through Zoom


This activity is funded, in part, by an appropriation from the Minnesota State Legislature with money from the State’s general fund