The Moving Pens Writers’ Group

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This facilitated group is focused on helping you reach your creative writing goals in any genre. Our collegial atmosphere you will make you comfortable sharing your work; our professional-level feedback will help you take your writing to the next level. Not all participants have publication as a goal, but 3 of our members have recently-published or forthcoming books.

Sept 5 & 19
Oct 3, 17, & 31
Nov 14

5:30-7:30 pm (Central) on Zoom

The group is a collaboration between the MCW Center for Bioethics and Medical Humanities Program and Red Oak Writing.

Free for MCW students, faculty, and other personnel but registration is necessary.

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KIM SUHR, MFA, is the author of Nothing to Lose (Cornerstone Press, 2018) and director of Red Oak Writing. She presents at local, regional, and national conferences. Her work has appeared in various journals, most recently at Wisconsin People & Ideas, Midwest Review, and Rosebud as well as in the anthology, Family Stories from the Attic (Hidden Timber Books, 2017). Kim holds an MFA from the Solstice program at Pine Manor College where she was the Dennis Lehane Fellow in Fiction. To learn more about her writing, visit