In Memory of Ann Robinson

Ann S. Robinson passed away peacefully at her home in Keene with her husband and three daughters by her side, on Sunday, November 21, 2021. Ann was a charter member of the Monadnock Writers’ Group and served on the Board of Directors in several capacities, including President and Secretary. Ann also served as an editorContinue reading “In Memory of Ann Robinson”

Call for Poets: Deadline Monday, December 7th

Dear poets! To celebrate New Hampshire’s poets, state poet laureate Alexandria Peary is conducting a Poetry Census. Alex seeks information on NH residents who’ve published poetry in 2021. She’s hosting a virtual-champagne-popping celebration of poets and their publications the last week of December (TBA). If you’ve published a poetry book or chapbook or had aContinue reading “Call for Poets: Deadline Monday, December 7th”

Update: MWG’s November 20th Meeting

Dear members and friends of MWG, Given concerns about the rising cases of COVID-19 in the Monadnock Region, the MWG Board has added two more safety precautions for the in-person November 20th meeting at the Peterborough Town Library at 9:45 AM. In addition to masks being required inside the library: the meeting will be held inContinue reading “Update: MWG’s November 20th Meeting”

Reminder: MWG Meeting at PTL this Saturday the 18th

September 18, 2021: Guest Speaker – Celia Rabinowitz Location: Peterborough Town Library Our meeting begins at 9:45 and continues to about 11:45. Masks are required at the library. Family, documents, silence, and history: Writing about ourselves and others Celia Rabinowitz is Dean of Mason Library and Interim Director of the Cohen Center for Holocaust andContinue reading “Reminder: MWG Meeting at PTL this Saturday the 18th”

Coming in February: Three -Minute Fiction Slam!

Three-Minute Fiction: This popular event is returning in 2021, both to the Monadnock area and state-wide. The NH Writers Project has not yet announced its schedule for a state-wide contest but MWG will sponsor a preliminary round on February 6, 2021. To enter, you must read an original story via Zoom on February 6, 2021.Continue reading “Coming in February: Three -Minute Fiction Slam!”

Winter 2021 Meeting Updates

Due to the continually changing COVID-19 situation, MWG’s monthly meetings for winter and spring of 2021 will be virtual or, if possible, outdoors. Please join our mailing list or check our Facebook page for live updates. Penning the Pandemic, our anthology of COVID-19 related prose and poetry by authors from around the world, is availableContinue reading “Winter 2021 Meeting Updates”

-In Memory of George Duncan

George Duncan passed away peacefully at home on March 19, 2018, at the age of 82. He was a dedicated and generous member of MWG for over ten years. George served on the Board of Directors, first as president, and then as public relations officer. His ideas led to new community outreach events, such asContinue reading “-In Memory of George Duncan”

-Workshop by Christian McEwen

WORLD ENOUGH & TIME: On Creativity & Slowing Down Facilitated by Christian McEwen She was someone who could not be rushed. This seems like a small thing. But it is actually a very amazing quality, a very ancient one…She went about her business as if she could live forever, and forever was very very long.Continue reading “-Workshop by Christian McEwen”