Upcoming Classes and Workshops

  • Mapping Out Your Memoir – 3 Wednesdays, July 11, 18, 25, 3:30 – 5:50 pm, Book Passage, Corte Madera
  • Starting Your Memoir – 3 Thursdays, August 16, 23, 30, 3:30 – 5:50 pm, Book Passage, Corte Madera


  • Writing Retreat in Tuscany – Friday, September 28 to October 5, 1212 – Join us for a week in Tuscany and Umbria, where our writing will be inspired by medieval hill towns, Renaissance art, peaceful landscapes and lively markets. Includes excursions, classes, accommodations, and more.
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Please contact Laura Deutsch at 415-388-0900 for more information or write us through our Contact Page.

Laura Deutsch is a writing coach, editor, and teacher, who leads writing workshops from Tassajara to Tuscany. Her writing has appeared in Best Women’s Travel Writing 2011, the Los Angeles Times, San Francisco Chronicle, More magazine, San Francisco magazine, and many other publications. Her essay on Arizona will appear in the next Travelers’ Tales anthology, Leave the Lipstick, Take the Iguana, in August 2012. Laura has taught writing at UC Berkeley and San Francisco State and currently teaches at Book Passage in Corte Madera, at Green Gulch Farm Zen Center at Muir Beach, and privately. View Laura’s Bio.