Memoir Writing Workshop: Four sessions each Sunday in October 2010, Ozark Folkways, Winslow. Just $50 for all four sessions. The OPWC just learned of this, the day after the first session. Though limited capacity, some spaces still were available; contact (479) 634-9197 to register.

Crescent Dragonwagon Fearless Writing Workshop: Nov. 12-14, 2010, Mount Sequoyah, Fayetteville. $895 (includes lodging, meals and handouts), and Crescent offers a full guarantee! Crescent is a longtime friend of the Collective, and a co-founder of the Writers’ Colony at Dairy Hollow, in Eureka Springs.