Spread the word! It’s that time of year — the annual Creative Writing Wordfest is coming up! The Creative Writing Department is thrilled to present our major autumn event and annual fundraiser on Saturday, October 28th. Like last fall, this
On September 21st, the freshman Creative Writers participated in our second annual Narrative Poetry trip to the Palms of Mount Pleasant retirement community. Each student was paired with a senior participant, and charged with the honor and responsibility of telling
We will have our one and only Creative Writing Booster Club Meeting for the semester tonight (August 30th) at 6pm in Mr. Hammes’ room (4131). Hoping to see everyone there!
Welcome back to all of our returning Creative Writing students, and welcome to the newest additions of the Creative Writing family! Wishing all of our students, teachers, faculty, and administration a great 2017-18 school year!
SOA Writers participate in South Carolina Writing Contest Ms. DeTiberus took five creative writers to Columbia, SC on Friday, March 17th to participate in the second round of the USC High School Writing Contest. As first round winners, Bailey Abedon,
SOA Writers and Families, On Tuesday, October 18th at 6:30pm the College of Charleston will host 2015 MacArthur Fellowship winner Ta-Nehisi Coates, author of Between the World and Me. Presenting a lecture titled “A Deeper Black: Race in America,” Coates
Nationally renowned poet, editor and teacher, Ginger Murchison, visited the 8th and 9th grade creative writing classes on Thursday, September 8th. Murchison presented a lecture called “Grammar: the Way to Intensity in Poems.” While the students were initially hesitant and
The list of new SOA Creative Writing Booster club officers for 2016-2017 has been posted. If there’s something you or your student need or would like to help with, please let a member of the Booster club know.
What to Bring sleeping bag and pillow wash cloth and towel long distance calling card (cell phones barely work from this location) comfortable walking shoes (hiking shoes or tennis shoes) warm layers of clothing, including jacket/sweater/fleece/sweatshirt (according to the
In an effort to incite an empathy revolution in our own hometown and, perhaps a little less hyperbolic, continue the fruitful dialogue that began this summer, the SOA Creative Writing Department and the North Charleston High School English Department coordinated