Write Out 2023

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Write Out is a free two-week celebration of writing, making, and sharing inspired by the great outdoors. It is a public invitation to get out and create that is supported with a series of online activities, made especially for educators, students, and families, to explore national parks and other public spaces. The goal is to connect and learn through place-based writing and sharing using the common hashtag #writeout.


This year’s Write Out is Poetry, Prose and Parks! and will run from October 8-22, 2023, including the National Day on Writing on October 20. To support this theme, Write Out 2023 will be organized around fun ways to play with prose and poetry in parks of all shapes and sizes.

Write Haikus! Share a 6-Word Story! Craft a Found Poem! The possibilities are endless.

Write Out is in its sixth year and is sponsored annually by the National Writing Project and the National Park Service

Last updated: September 28, 2023

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