Two accomplished contemporary poets, Joan Houlihan of Concord, MA and Peter Covino of Providence, Rhode Island will read their poems and discuss them with the audience, Sunday, Nov. 11 at 5:30 pm, in Harrisville NH, at the St. Denis Church. This is the inaugural poetry reading of a seasonal series of poetry events. The goal … Continue reading -Member Event: New Poetry Reading Series in Historic Harrisville – The Loom
Willa Cather’s Spirit Lives On! National Centennial Celebration of Willa Cather’s Novel My Ántonia to Be Held in NH Oct. 19-20 Willa Cather writing at Shattuck Inn with Mt. Monadnock in background. Photo attributed to Edith Lewis. “Willa Cather’s Spirit Lives On!” is the title of a two-day nation-wide celebration of the 100th anniversary of … Continue reading -Local Event: National Centennial Celebration of Willa Cather’s Novel My Ántonia
We are reaching out to the Monadnock Writers Club to let you know we are offering last-minute discounted tickets for members of your organization. A new art venture in based in Peterborough, we are in the middle of our first season, and excited to be performing our short play We Were Friends, Episode 2, at … Continue reading -Local Event: Discounted Tickets to We Were Friends from Firelight Theatre Workshop
Our weekly Open Writing Sessions are expanding to include sessions held 10 a.m. to noon on Mondays. They will be held at the Jaffrey Parks and Recreation Program Building, 31 Howard Hill Rd. The first meeting of these sessions will be on October 8th. We are also having sessions in the lower level of Stephenson … Continue reading -Open Writing Sessions Expand – Come Write-In!
In case you were interested in the details on our speakers for the September meeting at MacDowell: Andrew Sean Greer is the Pulitzer Prize winning author of six works of fiction, including the bestsellers The Confessions of Max Tivoli and Less. Greer has taught at a number of universities, including the Iowa Writers Workshop, been … Continue reading -MWG Speakers for September
Writing From Your Inner Voice Writing Workshops for Women Fall 2018 10-Week Sessions: Wed. mornings, 9am-12pm in Swanzey, NH, 9/12 – 11/14. 10 wks: $250 Thurs. mornings, 10am-1:15 pm in Peterborough, 9/13 – 11/15. 10 wks: $250. (some financial aid available) Writers Submit: Submitting, Editing, & Manuscript Organizing Services For more info, contact Kate at … Continue reading -Member Event: Writing Workshops for Women with Kate Gleason
Writing Poems, Drawing Pictures, Dreaming Dreams “I’ve dreamt in my life dreams that have stayed with me ever after, and changed my idea; they’ve gone through and through me, like wine through water, and altered the color of my mind.” - Emily Bronte 26 Emily Lane, Amherst, MA Sunday, October 14th 10:00am-4:00pm Sliding scale $85-$115 … Continue reading -Member Event: Listening to the Dark Workshop with Christian McEwen and Randi Stein