Speaking/Mentoring

PUBLIC SPEAKING: LIVE, OR LIVE VIA SKYPE 
Dia Calhoun speaks on a variety of topics about writing and inspiration. Engagements have included: The American Library Association, The National Council of Teachers of English, International Reading Association, Teacher’s College at Columbia University, The University of Washington Extension Program, The Annual Pierce County Writing and Art Award Ceremony at Pacific Lutheran University, and many schools and libraries.

AUTHOR VISITS: LIVE, OR LIVE VIA SKYPE 
Bring Dia Calhoun to your book club, school, library, or young author's conference for an assembly, writing workshop, or day of writing workshops. Choose from the following programs:

Story Steps for 4th-6th Grades
Have a great beginning for a story, then don't know what happens next? Find out with Story Steps.

Poetry Writing Workshop for 4th through 8th Grades

Fantasy Writing Workshop for 6th, 7th, and 8th Grades

Assembly Program
For upper elementary, middle school, and high school.

For more information or to schedule a visit, please contact Dia at diacalhoun@msn.com


PRIVATE COACHING In CREATIVE WRITING
Dia Calhoun offers individual and small group coaching in creative writing for kids and adults.  Calhoun was a guest instructor at Seattle University. She has also taught at Cornish College of the Arts.