Teach for Us

Do you have a passion for teaching? If so, then you might want to teach for us!

Our organization welcomes new instructors and invites proposals for workshops covering a broad spectrum of topics. We have a year-round online programming that focuses on the craft and business of writing, with an emphasis on speculative fiction, including science fiction, fantasy, and horror.

Online Classes & Workshops

Live Online Classes

Are you a writer with a passion for crafting extraordinary worlds in speculative fiction? If yes, dive into a realm of creative learning with our high-quality online writing classes, critique groups, and workshops designed exclusively for creators like you!

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Live Online Classes

On-Demand Classes

Did you miss a live class? Fear not!

Our treasure trove of previously recorded online writing classes awaits you on Teachable, providing a valuable resource for speculative fiction writers at every level. Dive into a world of knowledge focused on genre, craft, and the business side of writing.

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On-Demand Classes

Asynchronous Classes

Are you a speculative fiction writer who thrives on collaborative learning at your own pace? If so, then immerse yourself in our cohort-based intensive classes designed to elevate your skills in worldbuilding, structure, openings, and more.

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Asynchronous Classes

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Become A Member

Montreal Writes is a thriving community that encompasses a diverse group of individuals who share a passion for English-language literature in Quebec. Our strength lies in its varied membership, and the organization is always welcoming new additions.

So, what are you waiting for? Join our community of growing writers now!