Front Street Writers Studio Program flourishes in first year

Leigh Gallagher (left), Clara Tieppe (middle), Brian Czyzyk (right) talk about the Front Street Writers Program.

Leigh Gallagher, a writer-in-residence for Front Street Writers, and two Front Street Writers students spoke with 7&4's Megan Moore about their experience in the first year of the program.

Front Street Writers is a free creative writing program for high school students that was launched by the National Writers Series and Traverse City Public Schools. The program is for-credit and tuition-free.

This year two Front Street Writers students received scholarships from the National Writers Series.

The Front Street Writers studio is located at 123 W. Front Street in downtown Traverse City.

For more information about the Front Street Writers view the interview above.

For more details about the National Writers Series in Traverse City,

click here.