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”

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”

MWG Meeting Updates

General Meetings The Monadnock Writers’ Group normally meets every month from September through June, 9:45 to 11:45 a.m. The Speaker Series is open to the public and free of charge. Our speakers are instructive and inspirational for writers of all literary forms, genres, and levels of experience. Fall 2020 – “Writers’ Night In” Zoom meetings.Continue reading “MWG Meeting Updates”

-3 Minute Fiction Slam

On February 1 at 10 am in the Peterborough Town Library, the Monadnock Writers’ Group will sponsor a preliminary round of the statewide 3-Minute Fiction Slam competition. The competition is open to anyone to read three minutes of original fiction to our panel of judges. The Peterborough winner will be invited to read at theContinue reading “-3 Minute Fiction Slam”

George Duncan Essay Contest

The Monadnock Writers’ Group is pleased to announce a high school essay contest established to honor the memory of George Duncan. George was an award-winning marketing copywriter and author, and an avid writer of political commentary. He served as President of the Monadnock Writers’ Group (MWG) and was a long-time board member. MWG will awardContinue reading “George Duncan Essay Contest”