The Common Language Project: Transformation Anthology now live

Drawing from a common bank of thirty words, read the thirty collected poems from the winners of The Common Language Project: Transformation poetry competition, anthology, and public reading.

Writers In Neighborhoods & Schools

Writers in Neighborhoods & Schools (WINS) workshops and programs equip people of any age, background, or walk of life with the tools to write their story!

Rail Writers 2018

204 young writers.
11 partner venues.
3 neighborhoods.
20 rides.
1 amazing summer of Rail Writers.

This is Rail Writers 2018. This is The Writer’s Garret.

Become a Sustaining Donor

Show your support for our creative writing programs and receive a selection of great gifts and benefits!

Thank you, community partners!

Learn more about the friends and collaborators that help our programs take flight!

“Let a man in a garret but burn with enough intensity, and he will set fire to the world.”

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The Common Language Project: Transformation anthology now live!

Drawing from a common bank of thirty words, read the thirty collected poems from the winners of The Common Language Project: Transformation.

We are Charity of the Month at Fort Worth Harley-Davidson!

Come out to FW Harley-Davidson every Saturday in May for block parties, rides, tacos, and free beer, where proceeds will benefit our veterans initiative, Writing Over War!

Stone Soup Peer Critique Groups

Free monthly meetings. Three different spaces to connect with Dallas writers. Seeking constructive feedback on your creative writing in an easygoing workshop environment? Stone Soup is for you.

Upcoming Events

Stone Soup Mixed Genre Workshop

Stone Soup Prose & Poetry Workshop

TWG Charity Benefit: Summer Smackdown at Fort Worth Harley-Davidson

Stone Soup Poetry Workshop


Become a Member

Memberships provide generous discounts on all programs & classes, priority class registration, annual recognition on our website, and exclusive access to valuable online workshops and readings.

Support Us

Your donation increases our ability to share literature and develop writing skills that can change the lives of children and youth, “at risk” populations, adult learners, educators, and members of the community. What’s more: every dollar you give to The Writer’s Garret leverages another $5, so give generously!


Want to make an impact? The Writer’s Garret provides multiple opportunities to become involved in the community through mentoring, tutoring, leadership opportunities, and much, much more.