Got an amazing essay you’d like to see published? Join us at Paragraph on July 16 for NYWC’s Pitch Party — and help your writing see the light of day! Tickets and details here.
Every June, members of the NYWC community write stories about their experiences with NYWC as a way to raise awareness and revenue for our programs. This year we will be hearing from eight such individuals. Read their stories, follow the campaign, and support the NYWC Tell Your Story Campaign! This story is from Rita Hickey. Rita tries to write every day and […]
“I have written with seniors battling illness, isolation and transport issues, yet somehow make it to the workshop on time, determined to write, share and enjoy the support of others around the table. As a late life poet told me one morning: ‘ I’m eighty eight years old. I’m not going to waste time. I only use the words that matter’.”