Creative Writing

Do you enjoy getting carried away by your imagination? Does creating novel characters, scenarios, and worlds inspire you? Immerse yourself in a world of words and imagination as you develop your voice and vision as a creative writer!

Designed for young writers eager to hone their literary talents, this exciting workshop offers a supportive environment where you can explore the craft of storytelling, poetry, and prose. Read and discuss stories and poems; craft your own narratives and poems. Our vibrant creative community will workshop pieces and support one another’s writing journey.

Whether you're a budding novelist, a poet in the making, or simply seeking to unlock your writing potential, this course is your gateway to a transformative week of literary exploration and growth!


How to Apply

Duke Pre-College uses a 2-step enrollment process: 

  1. First, students apply to the Pre-College program, indicating their course(s) of interest. 
  2. After they receive notification of their acceptance into Duke Pre-College, they enroll in the course(s) indicated in their Pre-College Application. 

Learn more on our How to Apply page.