University of Washington Magazine features The Writing Den


The Winter edition of University of Washington Magazine features alumni and Writing Den leaders Kay Stelter and Executive Director Jill Higson for the positive impact our dens have in Seattle, New York, and San Diego. Click here to read the article.

Writing Den Co-Founder Named Soho House Pioneer


Co-Founder Jill Higson is honored and grateful to be chosen as one of thirteen innovating and inspiring "Soho House Pioneers" chosen by the Soho House in collaboration with RIMOWA. Get to know and celebrate the work of Jill, along with the other game changers! 

Second Writing Den Opens in Downtown Seattle


On October 28, 2019, The Writing Den opened our second Seattle den at Union Gospel Mission (UGM) Men's Shelter and is overseen by Den Leader, Kay Stelter. We are thrilled to partner with UGM, the city’s oldest organization with the mission to end hunger and homelessness. 1,000+ meals are served daily and accompanied by social services for men, women, and children guests. 

New York City Officials Stop by Muhlenberg Library Den


In our effort to create continued awareness of NYC's homeless issue, we were thrilled Erik Bottcher, Chief of Staff and Wyatt Frank, Council Aide to NYC Council Speaker Corey Johnson  stopped by our Muhlenberg Public Library den on Tuesday, October 15.

Optimist Club of Coronado Hosts The Writing Den


The Writing Den thanks for Optimist Club of Coronado for hosting us at their April 25, 2019 meeting. It was a great opportunity to introduce what we do and interface with members of their benevolent organization. Coronado Optimists president Carla Fargo is pictured here with Writing Den Co-Founder Christian Michaels.

Feature Article in the San Diego Union-Tribune


Easter Sunday's edition of The San Diego Union-Tribune featured an article about The Writing Den and the work we do. Reporter Gary Warth had the opportunity to interview some of those in need who have benefited from the writing services we offer, click button or link to view article.

Downtown San Diego Partnership Welcomes New Members


On April 17, the Downtown San Diego Partnership held a luncheon for its new members. The Writing Den is proud to be one of them! We hope to align our mission to connect those in need with their homeless outreach programs. For more about the Downtown San Diego Partnership and the great work they do here, please visit

Front Page Story in New York City's Chelsea News


We are thrilled to share The Writing Den’s first press! New York City's Chelsea News reports about our New York dens. click button or link to view article.

The Writing Den Releases First Annual Report


Read in detail about our 2018 achievements and what is in the works!