Write Charleston!   is a series of readings and writing workshops at our new home at the historic Circular Congregational Church.  All readings and workshops will be open both LILA members and the general public. Circular Congregational Church is located at 150 Meeting St in downtown Charleston.

Readings will take place in the church (main Building). Workshops will take place in the Sharpe Room in Lower Lance Hall. This is located behind the church. A parking garage is located across the street on Cumberland Street.

To register for workshops please contact us lila@lilaconnects.com Book signing and reception will follow readings.  Suggested donation for readings is $5.00. Workshops are $30.00 or $20.00 for members, students and seniors.


Saturday, May 2, 9:30 am–12:00 pm
Self Published — The Perils, Pitfalls and Perks.

Led by Where Writer’s Win’s Shari Stauch, this panel will feature authors who’ve “been there, done that” with their self-published work, including Sherry Dixon, Kelly Owen and Michael Hurley, each with plenty of insights to help you on your way!

Tuesday, May 12, Sanctuary, 7:00–9:00 pm
Author Readings — Details TBA


Saturday, September 19, Sharpe Room, 9:00 am – 4:00 p.m.
Poetry Program – TBA


Saturday, October TBA, Upper Lance Hall, 9:00–1:00 pm
Writing for the Silver Screen — Details TBA


Saturday, November 14, Upper Lance Hall, 9:00 am–5:00 pm
Book Festival — All LILA members are invited to come display and sell your books for holiday gift giving. Readings, free gift-wrapping and more at this special first annual event!

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