Do you need some accountability to show up and write?

These weekly September coworking sessions offer LGBTQIA+ writers a low-pressure space to gather and work. Think of it as your weekly coffeeshop meetup, with some brief intros and check-ins every 45 minutes or so.

Tuesday, September 1, 7-9pm PST, 120 minutes

Tuesday, September 15, 7-9pm PST, 120 minutes

Tuesday, September 22, 7-9pm PST, 120 minutes

Tuesday, September 29, 7-9pm PST, 120 minutes

This workshop is available to anyone aged 18 or older for a $0 fee.

Unless otherwise stated, all times listed are US Pacific Time.

We offer a limited number of scholarships for each class to Black and Indigenous writers and writers from other marginalized backgrounds on a first come, first served basis. Please email us at with a one-paragraph statement about your scholarship interest and/or need. Please include the name of the class you would like to apply the scholarship to.

By participating in any Clarion West activity, you are agreeing to our Code of Conduct, the Clarion West Harassment Policy, and our Zoom Guidelines.

Clarion West will refund all class fees if the request is made 30 days prior to the class date. Refund requests made within 30 days of the class will be honored if we can fill the seat. Any exceptions are subject to approval by our workshop staff.