Money Grows on Trees

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Author Melissa Heaton teaches at Mapleton Junior High School. On a beautiful fall morning, during a nature walks, she found money growing on trees. Money Grows on Trees Today, I learned for myself that money does grow on trees. Thar’s gold in them thar hills if you take the time to look for it. I’m […]

Family Is Welcome At CUWP

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From the misted grey horizon
ghostly sentinels of the forest swirl into view
Whispers of a colder season of life

Wild Horses

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Author Sarah Orme, under the influence of her exploration through the aspen grove behind Daniels Summit Lodge, wrote a poem pattered after Mary Oliver’s Wild Geese If you are interested in becoming a member of the Central Utah Writing Project, we invite you to apply for our next summer institute.

Sulking Zombie

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Chris is seen here still sulking over the loss of his pie. Not yet mature enough to play nice with the other boys and girls, Chris decided to vent his anger, crafting the vindictive haikus below: For Karen Brown on her 40th birthday How do you know when a scab is fully ripe? It turns […]

BYU Writing Camps

Every summer, Central Utah Writing Project works with BYU to teach various writing camps. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Central Utah Writing Project, we invite you to apply for our next summer institute.

Summer Retreats

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Becoming a member of Central Utah Writing Project has its perks. Like organizing distraction-free writing retreats in the mountains of Utah. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Central Utah Writing Project, we invite you to apply for our next summer institute.