Where do writers get ideas? How does a writer decide to turn an experience, a story, an idea or research into publishable material? We will examine the raw material of writing and how to make that decision. We will discuss techniques of writing in different forms how raw material is best suited for a particular form, how to organize writer plan and begin a draft. All of these steps in writing, editing and re-writing will be tried out in class assignments. Each week we will share writing information. To publish or self-publish will be examined. The class is open to writers of all levels and beginners are most welcome. Facilitated Discussion. Writing.