Willowtail Springs Nature Preserve and Education Center

Integrating the Arts and Natural Sciences

Lorena Williams Online Workshop

Virtual Creative Writing Workshop with Lorena Williams

Lorena Williams is a writer, educator, wildland firefighter, the San Juan National Forest’s Partnership Coordinator-Public Affairs Specialist, traveler, and Willowtail Springs’ Alumni. Her work has appeared in Interdisciplinary Studies of Literature and Environment, Not Somewhere Else But Here: A Contemporary Anthology of Women and Place, The Fourth River, and Touchstone journals, and was awarded Honorable Mention in The Atlantic Student Writing Contest and third place in the Torrey House Press Nonfiction Contest. In 2013, her chapbook, Relic, was released from Appaloosa Press.

Workshop Info


Looking for new ideas or a way to sharpen your writing skills? Join Lorena Williams, nature writer and Willowtail Springs alumna, for a creative writing workshop designed to hone your craft. In this class we will dive into description and detail. You will discover how to render luminous scenes and rich settings. Walk away from this workshop with fresh drafts, new skills, and a keen writer’s edge.


DATE: May 8th, 2021

TIME: 10:00 am – 12:30 pm

(Zoom Link and workshop information sent after registration)

$40 per person

*Limited Spots Available!       *$5 of the registration fee is non-refundable.

For questions about class, please email

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