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Writing Workshops
& Seminars

by Stephen Wilbers, Ph.D.

Writing tips & exercises
Click here for hundreds of free writing resources on topics ranging from
annoying phrases to punctuation, salutations, wordiness, and writer’s block.


April 8 Reading: Canoeing the Boundary Waters Wilderness
Please join me and four other Minnesota writers

On-site training seminars

Management of Technology:
April 22 technical communication seminar

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My column appears every other Monday in the Minneapolis Star Tribune,
If you missed it on hard copy, you can read it here.




Join the team!
Learn how your organization can benefit
from the Loft Literary Center's new program,

"Writing at Work"

Also, please join me for "Techniques for Writers,"
a half-day seminar on May 16.

Take the Grammar, Proofreading, Punctuation, and Word Choice Challenges.



Two 30-second writing exercises

Weekly error: Correct the error in the sentence below.
When I asked what was bothering her, she said, “Never mind”.

Weekly tip: Revise the sentence below for stylistic effect.
“I vehemently reject the claim that we have reached a general consensus.”



Quote of the week
“What if the mightiest word is love?”
– Elizabeth Alexander, "Inaugural Poem"