Music creates community. It unites group of people who share the same passion on the same genre of music. There are groups of people who want pop, others want rock, others love classical ones, and some want hip- hop.
The idea behind the writing workshop goes back a long way, and has a modern incarnation in the form of the current fad for ‘brainstorming’ that corporations use to gain a breakthrough in ideas. The writing workshop is a way of getting writers to develop their skills and ideas, and to work with other writers to help the creative juices flow. But does it work, and why should you try one?