Success Stories

Success: Liska Jacobs Publishes Debut Novel

Success: Liska Jacobs Publishes Debut Novel

Former student Liska Jacobs’s debut novel, Catalina, was published in November 2017. The book follows Elsa Fisher, who, after being fired from MoMA, returns to Los Angeles and reconnects with a group of college friends. The novel has been featured in the LA Times,...

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Feature Articles

Instructor Interview: Amy Spies

Instructor Interview: Amy Spies

Welcome new Writers’ Program instructor, Amy Spies! Amy is teaching a new one-day course this April, Curing Writer's Block for Good, and sat down with us to offer some insight into creative life and her upcoming course. What sparks your creativity? My creativity gets...

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Instructor Interview: Ploy Pirapokin

Instructor Interview: Ploy Pirapokin

Welcome new Writers’ Program instructor, Ploy Pirapokin! Ploy is teaching Speculative Fiction and Magical Realism this Winter online (starting January 10th), and sat down with us to offer some insight into creative life and her upcoming course. What sparks your...

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Instructor Interview: Nan Cohen

Instructor Interview: Nan Cohen

Welcome new Writers’ Program instructor, Nan Cohen! Nan is teaching Poetry I at our Woodland Hills location this Winter (starting January 9th), and sat down with us to offer some insight into creative life and her upcoming course. What do you rely on for those times...

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Winter Writing Playlist

Winter Writing Playlist

Get into the writing spirit as this year winds down and the new year begins. From a handful of festive selections to some holiday-themed scores and other musical (and ambient) treats, this two-hour+ playlist should keep those mental gears turning fingers moving no...

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