On-site, one-on-one & classroom-based writing instruction

Welcome to Vancouver Writing Courses!

We offer courses in business writing, creative writing and writing for the web! We teach on-site for your organization, one-on-one and in local classrooms.

Organizations hire us to:

Individuals hire us to:

We also provide creative, poetic performance for events ranging from conferences to professional development days, from staff retreats to fundraisers.

We offer free introductory classes through our Meetup group.

For info on our writing classes for people in trauma and recovery, please see Writing for Recovery.


VWC has a Meetup group! Join us for workshops and classes in creative writing. We also offer free introductory classes on an ongoing basis.

Meetings provide new and seasoned writers with an opportunity to connect with local writers, dialogue about writing and the creative process, write to prompts and exercises designed to get us thinking and writing in new ways, get inspired and have fun!


Ask about our bulk packages for on-site courses or individual mentorship!

Courses & Workshops


“I have never seen a training with such lasting impact! Thanks again for taking such great care to respond to our needs.”

Astarte Sands, Volunteer Resources Coordinator, MOSAIC

“Marni Norwich’s natural ability to create a supportive environment conducive for creative writing is simply unparalleled!”

Caroline Crowe, Librarian, Vancouver Public Library