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Meet Lara Ewen
“I don't think that you should let somebody else tell you what your writing career looks like,” Gotham teacher and multi-hyphenate Lara Ewen says. As the former editor in chief of a fashion magazine, a journalist who has worked with publications including Women's Wear Daily and Rolling Stone, and a musician who’s released three albums, Lara has much to say about a creative career in the writing world.Read More View All
The teacher creates community in her classroom; I look forward to each class as a gathering of friends working together to improve each other’s work. It is really a magical experience.
David Denaci, marketing executive
Time BeingThe hookFor Alessandro Still sea, stilled in the morning heat,Limpid sky with nimbus building upSomewhere between the cardinal directionsAnd the water, clean as a lens.I walked slowly through the receding tideAhead of you, since we stopped walkingTogether a long time...
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