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"Writing is the loneliest journey for those who choose it. But I've found the road more joyous and the stories richer since I started sharing them with Nancy. She is a one-woman support system that ensures your voice is immortalized on the page." 
- Yasemin Yilmaz MFA, Screenwriter, co-founder of the Los Angeles Turkish Film Festival



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Our Story Studio Sessions





* Check HOME PAGE to scroll the latest Maui writing classes. Including a special weekend session at Seabury Hall in April--STORY Bootcamp; EMPOWERING YOUR WORDS: EDITING&REVISING intensive; and ELEMENTS OF STORYTELLING (tricks of the trade session, diving deep into character and point of view). Or join THE NATURE OF WRITING outdoor session in August. 

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WHAT OUR STORY STUDIO OFFERS 

The Writer's Room - Valuable, tailored one-on-one coaching to aid with story, project, or a writer's professional development. Offered on island and virtually. Learn more here.

ClassesOne of a kind workshops on great story & writing, in any form
Writing Classes, Workshops for your story, & Writers' Bootcamps @ Seabury Hall & special Story Bootcamp in West Maui; Style Studio Sessions; Online Classes, including the seasonal Writer's Word SprintOpen Heart Studio in Keokea; The Nature of Writing gatherings (guided writing meditations in the natural beauty of the island); special themed Bootcamps (i.e., Empower Your Words: Editing, Publishing); Readers' Seminars (Great Translations, Humor in Story, New Short Story Masters from Around the World, An Author's Oeuvre) & more. Targeted workshops to support service organizations and providers--and encourage the voices of our Maui Nui ohana. Whether novice or pro, we up your storytelling game & help build confidence in your voice.

A Writing OhanaWe connect you with other writers & build our community
 Talk Story Saturdays; NaNoWriMo Write-ins; Solstice Submission Parties; Writers Going w/Other Writers to Movies About Writers; Lahaina Writer's Lunch. Free gatherings throughout the year to connect with other writers and writing life on island. 


 Led by dynamic, award-winning teacher and storyteller  
N.T. (Nancy) Arévalo.*

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UP YOUR STORYTELLING GAME

CHECK REGULARLY FOR UPDATES ON UPCOMING WORKSHOPS, BOOTCAMPS, ONLINE CLASSES, FREE COMMUNITY CLASSES, & SPECIAL GUEST SESSIONS (TEACHING BY INVITATION).





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WHAT DO STUDENTS ENJOY MOST?

"Nancy's amazing expertise & knowledge & approach! Being able to write in class too."

"Fabulous teacher and info was helpful!"

"The teacher. Her dedication and enthusiasm."



"I liked the size of the group and your knowledge and ability to share it. Nice job Nancy"

"I liked the writing prompts. It made it clear that almost any situation could be adopted into a story."


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"Enjoyed being in company of other writers interested in same activity, similar goals, etc - but mostly with a teacher working on specific skills."

"I enjoyed the discussion about the stories we read."

"I liked the exercises and Nancy is just great."

"The review on the structure was helpful for me, especially since i am in the middle of a book now.



"The small group made it easy to get a lot out of the class."



"Love Nancy. She knows her stuff."

"Nancy is great! She is passionate about teaching and encouraging students to write."



"The class was well designed from start to finish with each activity part of a whole."

"Hearing how others interpreted the stories."



"NANCY!!!!! She’s brilliant. Always want to learn skills and techniques. Nancy is an amazingly excellent teacher... supportive, good listener, knows her stuff, encouraging...on and on..."

See more recommendations and detailed comments here.








Maui Writers Ink writers at work


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local short story writer Emily M. 




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Questions? 
Call/text (956) 9WR-ITE0 - (956) 997-4830.


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