Creativity + Community

 

Activate your writing practice

Studio Friend inspires and motivates with one email every Saturday.

 Not to mention:

  • weekly writing prompts
  • workshops
  • coaching
  • accountability tools

The creative instinct lives within everyone.

The expression of that creativity takes energy, care, and practice. It takes connection. It takes community.

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Join the studio today to get started on a new writing goal or to pick up on an old one. Find a workshop or sign up for weekly writing prompts beautifully designed to help you tap into your creativity and stay motivated. If you’re looking for more help getting started, apply to work with Amy one-on-one.

About Amy

Amy McDaniel has taught poetry in Bangladesh, memoir writing in New Orleans, and dozens of writing classes to people of all ages in Atlanta, where she grew up and where she now lives with her husband Adam, her daughter Grace, and a dog named Annette. Along with teaching high school English, Amy runs a small press called 421 Atlanta that publishes short books of prose and poetry. Her own poems have appeared in numerous publications and were collected in two chapbooks with the words Adults Lessons in the title, and her fiction and essays (which are often about food) have appeared in Tin House, Saveur, Necessary Fiction, PANK, Alimentum, FANZINE, and Gay Magazine.

About the Instructor

Amy (McDaniel) Robinson has taught poetry in Bangladesh, memoir writing in New Orleans, and dozens of writing classes to people of all ages in Atlanta, where she grew up and where she now lives with her husband Adam, her daughter Grace, and a dog named Annette. Along with teaching high school English, Amy runs a small press called 421 Atlanta that publishes short books of prose and poetry. Her own poems have appeared in numerous publications and were collected in two chapbooks with the words Adults Lessons in the title, and her fiction and essays (which are often about food) have appeared in Tin House, Saveur, Necessary Fiction, PANK, Alimentum, FANZINE, and Gay Magazine.

Creative Nonfiction
by Amy Robinson

 

“The Art of Packing” at The Art of Everyone

“An Impossible Grief” at Gay Mag

“Where I’m Bound” at Fanzine

“Ghazal for Atlanta” at Curator Magazine

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