Desiree Kannel is the founder and creator of the Rose Writers Workshops (named after her daughter, Sarah Rose). She is an AWA Affiliate,
certified to lead workshops in the AWA method as described in Writing Alone & With Others by Pat Schneider, Oxford University
She earned her MFA in Creative Writing from Antioch University, and has also studied writing at Cerritos College, California State University Dominquez Hills, and through the Gotham Writers' Workshop. She holds a teaching credential from Cal State Long Beach.
In addition to leading workshops for adults, Desiree also teaches writing classes for students, both creative and academic. See CV below for detailed information on teaching and work experience.
Rose Writers is the only AWA affiliated workshop in Southern California. In AWA workshops, you are encouraged to:
Visit the AWA website to learn more.
*from, Writing Alone and With Others, by Pat Schneider