A virtual workshop with author Jillian Danback-McGhan to benefit Community Building Art Works on Thursday, February 22nd, 2024 at 7 PM EDT.

Many myths surround revision: it is tiresome, laborious, mainly involves editing, isn’t a creative act. What if writers approached revision an enjoyable activity or as a form of play? In this workshop, participants will explore different revision practices and approaches intended to inspire unforeseen possibilities their work… and have a bit of fun in the process!

This fundraising workshop is free for Veterans, Service Members, and Healthcare Workers, and all other ticket sales benefit CBAW programs for those same groups. It will be recorded, and a link will be e-mailed to all ticket holders once the recording is available.*

Plus, we are pleased to offer a special bonus to workshop attendees: A coupon for 25% off the purchase of Jillian’s debut story collection, Midwatch, courtesy of the publisher, Split/Lip Press**!

Click here to register on our Eventbrite.

*Recording will only contain workshop lessons. All other participant video will be edited for user privacy. Only registered participants will have access to the recorded workshop.

**Coupon will be given to attendees at the workshop and will be valid for two weeks after the date of the workshop.

About the facilitator:

Jillian Danback-McGhan is an author and Navy veteran. Her work appears or is forthcoming in Boston Review, Military Experience & the Arts, storySouth, Line of Advance, Proud to Be Vol. 12, The Wrath-Bearing Tree, the anthology Our Best War Stories (Middle West Press, 2022), and elsewhere. Jillian is the recipient of the 2020 Col. Darron L. Wright Memorial Writing Award and is a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, George Mason University, and Georgetown University. She lives in Annapolis, MD with her family. Author of the short-story collection Midwatch, forthcoming from Split/Lip Press (February 2024).

Stay connected with Jillian:

Twitter: @Jdanbackmcghan

Bluesky: @Jdam

Instagram: @jdmcghan

Midwatch by Jillian Danback-McGhan