Westside Writers’ Lab with Laurie Horowitz
Westside Writers’ Lab with Laurie Horowitz

Welcome to West Side Writers' Lab and Writing Center

Westside Writers’ Lab with Laurie Horowitz

If it's made of words, I can fix it.

Published author and produced screenwriter provides workshops and editorial services.

The Speakeasy: Tuesday Night Workshop

It's a drop-in. 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Contact me for details.

We can help you achieve your writing dreams.

Consults - private sessions will help you shape and finish your project. 

Editing - Make sure your book or script is ready to be seen by professionals.


Tuesday drop-in workshop

Saturday Master Classes

And Privates


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Laurie Horowitz began her career in Boston where she practiced real estate and family law. She was an agent at Creative Artists Agency for eleven years, specializing in selling literary properties for film and television. 

Her novel, THE FAMILY FORTUNE, was published by William Morrow. She has also written two short books (Bookshots) for James Patterson: THE MATING SEASON and LOVE ME TENDER, published by Hachette. 

She took her first job teaching fiction when she was still an agent. She taught fiction at Harbor College in San Pedro. She has team-taught a MALS class in screenwriting at Dartmouth College and she taught fiction for five years at Beyond Baroque, a literary foundation in Venice, CA. 

She has just finished a television pilot and is currently working on another novel.

Contact Us

Drop us a line!

If it's made of words, I can fix it.

Contact me for classes, editorial services, and private consultation.

Westside Writers' Lab

MONTANA AVE., Santa Monica, CA 90403, US

(310) 315-5758