To apply to become a Writer's Block coach, see the Coach Application page in the sidebar.

Welcome to the Writer's Block websiteEdina's online writing center! The Block is a writing center staffed by English teachers and trained student writing coaches who work with students in one-on-one conferences to help them grow as writers. 

How to use The Writer's Block

Make an appointment or just stop in!
Bring a copy of the assignment, brainstorming, outline or a draft of your essay. Whatever stage you are at, we are here to help.
Have an idea of what you would like to focus on during your writing conference.
Plan ahead to make sure you have time for revision!

Location and Hours

Room 263 (right around the corner from DeCafe)
We are open during lunch (11:35-1:00 p.m.)

If you need help after hours, please go to the Online Conferences page and check the calendar for available coaches. If there is no coach available at that time, we cannot guarantee you will receive a conference immediately. 

If you are interested in submitting a paper for an online conference, go to the Online Conferences page on the left side.