Essay & Column Writing

Teri Carter

Teri Carter writes political opinion for the Lexington Herald-Leader, as well as essays on women’s issues, current events, and step-parenting. You can find her work in The New York Times, Motherwell, Brain Child Magazine, and many other publications.

Teri has a BA in English from the University of Minnesota, and an MFA from San Jose State University. Learn more about Teri by visiting her website.


  • Venue:
    The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
  • Time:
    5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Meets On:
        Thursdays, September 14 - December 7
  • Address:
    251 West Second St.
    Lexington, KY, 40507
  • Cost:
    $156

With Teri Carter.

Have you ever wanted to write a short piece for a magazine or newspaper, but didn’t know where to start? In this class, you will learn what makes for a great essay, how to tell a story in 800 words or less, and how to get it published. Led by Teri Carter, a current community columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader. [ALL LEVELS]

Register now for Essay & Column Writing.