photo by Lucie Bascoul

Upcoming in-person writing workshops led by Nick Jaina

Saturday January 19th
Portland, Oregon
at the Speakeasy
12noon to 4pm

Tuesday January 22nd
Boulder Creek, California
at lille aeske

The Modes of Writing

A course in writing taught by Nick Jaina. Registration now open.

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Nick Jaina

is an author and musician born in Sacramento and currently residing in no particular place. He is finishing his first novel, Hitomi, if you would just give him a second.

His first book, the memoir Get It While You Canwas a finalist for the 2016 Oregon Book Award.

He has released several albums and co-founded a ballet company.

He teaches writing workshops around the world.


Get It
While You Can

is Nick's first book, a memoir. It is a warm, hopeful book about finding freedom and claiming it every day of your life, despite all the traps along the way.

"So gorgeously frank you'll be tempted to steal from [it]."
Vancouver B.C.'s Georgia Straight (1.16.15)