MWG’s Write a Haiku! Selections

MWG’s 2016 Write a Haiku! project brought in a hundred and thirty submissions this year. People wrote haiku at Aesop’s Tables, Harlow’s Pub, Nonie’s Restaurant & Bakery , Vicuña Chocolate, as well as in the Toadstool Bookshop, Steele’s Stationers, and the Peterborough Town Library. Some enthusiasts sent haiku via email. We were delighted to receive them all! … Continue reading MWG’s Write a Haiku! Selections

Peterborough Town Library Event

Cahaley Markman will give a presentation at the Peterborough Town Library on April 9th at 3:00 p.m. Cahaley grew up in Peterborough and is currently residing in NYC. She is a writer and has founded a publication that features poetry—and the whole writing process, called Pelorus Press. For more information, visit the library's website: reading Peterborough Town Library Event

New England Memories Magazine

The Winter 2016 Issue of New England Memories, published by MWG member Linda Thomas, is now online, and features work by Tom Sheehan, Stephanie Minteer, and Becky Sakellariou, among others. Please visit the site, enjoy this second issue (and the first issue if you missed it), and consider submitting your work. Linda welcomes submissions of … Continue reading New England Memories Magazine

Calling for Haiku from MWG members and friends!

Calling for Haiku! The MWG Haiku Committee needs Haiku written by MWG members and friends of members by January 15th. We plan to "seed" the community with them and ask people to respond with poems of their own by March 15th. Please send your own work to either Becky Sakellariou ( or Maggie Kemp ( … Continue reading Calling for Haiku from MWG members and friends!

Spring 2014 Issue of Smoky Quartz Now Online

“Spring has returned. The Earth is like a child that knows poems.” ~ Rainer Maria Rilke Winter is finally behind us in New Hampshire, and the spring 2014 issue of Smoky Quartz  is now online. Many thanks to the writers and artists who shared their wonderful poetry and artwork in this issue. You can view the … Continue reading Spring 2014 Issue of Smoky Quartz Now Online

Submissions: Peace Poetry Awards

The Barbara Mandigo Kelly Peace Poetry Awards are an annual series of awards to encourage poets to explore and illuminate positive visions of peace and the human spirit. The Poetry Awards include three age categories: Adult, Youth 13-18, and Youth 12 & Under. The deadline for submissions is July 1, 2014. Please see the submission … Continue reading Submissions: Peace Poetry Awards

Smoky Quartz Call for Submissions

Please send submissions for the spring 2014 issue of Smoky Quartz to by the end of March. Poetry (up to 3 poems, prose (up to 1500 words) or images. Please check submission guidelines at Issued through Monadnock Writers’ Group, Smoky Quartz is an online journal of literature and art. Writers and artists with … Continue reading Smoky Quartz Call for Submissions

NH Pulp Fiction

Call for Submissions:  New Hampshire Pulp Fiction, Deadline Feb. 1, 2014 (contact:  Elaine Isaak  (603) 472-9082 ) For Immediate Release: As we searched for a theme to round off this first New Hampshire Pulp Fiction series, we thought, what finer way to ride into the proverbial sunset than the venerable Concord Coach, that quintessential … Continue reading NH Pulp Fiction

The Henniker Review 2014

The Henniker Review 2014, run by the undergraduate students at New England College, is currently looking for new submissions . If you, or anyone you know, would like to submit a written work or art for this year's publication, then please see their website: The deadline for submissions to this year's Henniker Review is … Continue reading The Henniker Review 2014