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Welcome to the website for Leslie Adkins, and Blue Skies Communication. Leslie teaches classes and workshops at several locations in the Northwest, including North Seattle Community College. Click here for her current schedule and course listings.

Besides teaching, Leslie also provides editing and critiquing services for writers, special events planning, and is available for speaking engagements and custom workshops on a variety of topics. Click here to learn more about her services.

Leslie has written eight novels, screenplays, and numerous non-fiction articles. Click here to read some of her writing clips.


Write Night: A Gathering of Puget Sound
 Fiction & Nonfiction Writers

Write Night is a weekly facilitated writer's support/critique class. Enjoy mini workshops, creative writing exercises, and a chance to share your writing with people who understand you. Get regular feedback and create a support system for your writing life.  Write Night can become your built-in deadline and will help you write more, high-quality manuscripts.  You need this!  Sign up today!

Write Night meets Thursday evenings
at the Richmond Masonic Hall 185th St. & Linden Ave. N.
(just a block west of Hwy 99) in Shoreline

6:45 pm social time  7:00 pm mini-workshop/coaching 
7:30 - 9:00 pm manuscript sharing

Write Night is just $90 for a 6-week session. Drop ins welcome at $20/class.  Cash or checks only.  To register, send a check, payable to Christine Dubois, to: Christine Dubois,   P.O. Box 12777, Mill Creek, WA 98082.  For more information, email

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Your Write Night Instructors:

CHRISTINE DUBOIS is an awarding-winning nonfiction writer and editor. Her warmth, knowledge, and enthusiasm make her a popular instructor.

LESLIE ADKINS is a fiction writer and well received writing instructor all around the Northwest. She has written eight novels, six of them mysteries.  She has participated in a writing critique group herself for over 15 years.




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