Do you love to write, but don’t have time in your busy schedule to make it a priority?  Is there a blog, book, short story, memoir, or screenplay you’ve been itching to write but just can’t get started–or finished?  This six-week, small group workshop led by bestselling author and writing coach, ELLEN SUE STERN


  • Motivates you to carve out structured writing time

  • Fuels creativity and builds confidence

  • Enhances writing and editing skills

  • Jumpstarts momentum on works in progress

  • Provides resources for publishing and branding


DATES  Tuesdays, 6 pm-9 pm

                  Jan. 21st, 28th

                  Feb. 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th

PLACE 4800 Excelsior Blvd Club Room

COST    $299 Includes light refreshments and one individual coaching session     

 *Ask about resident discount.

ELLEN SUE STERN  is the author of twenty books, translated to 14 languages. She is a professional writing coach and workshop facilitator with twenty-five years experience in concept development, editing, branding, publishing, literary agenting, and motivational speaking.

REGISTER at 612-910-9126 or elle@ellensuestern.com 


“Ellen Sue Stern is a magical writer who speaks to people where they live.”-Gail Rosenblum, Columnist, Minneapolis StarTribune and author,  “A Hundred Lives Since Then: Essays on Motherhood, Marriage, Mortality and More.

“Elle is an amazing leader and teacher. Her workshops inspire participants, filling them with a writer’s light.”- June Berkowitz, owner, Nina’s Coffee Cafe

“Everybody needs a kick in the ass at one time or another to get a project started or to bring it to fruition. No one is better at that gentle, but firm inspiration than Ellen Sue Stern.” -Liz Dubelman, author,  founder, Vidlit.com and Digital Daughter

“I had the incredible fortune of studying publishing, marketing, and business development directly under Ellen Sue Stern. She is, quite literally, the best.”-Nate Uri  founder,  Prohibition Kombucha and Hello Fax 

“Ellen Sue Stern was instrumental in helping me build confidence and expand the branding skills which have served me well in developing my career.”- Katelyn Mariah,  author, Empowered Health and Wellness: Awakening the Inner Physician

“Inspirational and practical at the same time, Ellen Sue’s workshops were like getting magic lessons from Houdini or waltzing lessons from Fred Astaire.”-Charles Pappas, Senior Editor, Exhibitor Magazine and author, It’s a Bitter Little World: Learn Life’s Hard Lessons from Film Noir

“Ellen Sue Stern is a gifted writer and coach. She will gently explore your psyche to help you see the gifts that you have to share with the world.- Robert Fellows, author, Easily Fooled and founder, workandwellness.com 

Elle fosters an environment where judgment is banished, growth is fostered, and humanity in all its forms is embraced,” Nicole Ross, workshop participant.

“In addition to her deep inventory of works-having written 20 books, Ellen Sue is sharp, contains the innate ability to identify and get to the heart of the matter and goes out of her way to extensively support others.”-Mark Shapiro, Podcast Host, founder, AreYouBeingReal.com

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