Archives for January 2010

NYWC’s Fourth Annual Red and Black Party

NYWC’s Red & Black Party Monday, February 8, 2010 6-8 pm Stacy Abramson, Amanda Bernard, Jennifer Belle, Kara Gilmour, Frank Haberle, Shaina Feinberg, Julia Morris and Sarah Peterson invite you to join us at NY Writers Coalition’s fourth annual Red & Black Party at the beautiful Soho home of Deborah Clearman. Come celebrate love’s two-faced […]

Dig Deep Issue III is Here!

Dig Deep is NY Writers Coalition’s on-line literary journal, which features writing from NYWC Workshops. This issue includes writing from The 14th Street Y, Brooklyn Public Library Bedford Branch, Jan Hus, and Serendipity II workshops. Click here to read it!

Regina, Holy Terror, Mother and Child

This entry is part 8 of 10 in the series Issue VII: Winter 2011

by Charles Fatone For three months my mother’s mental and physical condition began an accelerated deterioration. Between searching for 95-year-old legal documents to photocopy and mail and losing my eye-glasses, I’m frayed and rattled. I phone her the day before visiting. “Mother… Mother?” That is how she insists on being called. She is needy for […]

An Unexpected Visitor

This entry is part 10 of 10 in the series Issue VII: Winter 2011

by Daisy Menkes Klein Housework always was the biggest challenge of my day to day life. Somehow my brain seemed not capable of organizing all the accumulated junk I owned. Eventually I figured out that the basis of good housekeeping is throwing or giving things away as soon as their utility becomes only slightly questionable […]

The Magic Kit

This entry is part 9 of 10 in the series Issue VII: Winter 2011

by Lynne Stolper The little girl waited patiently for her real magic kit to arrive.  The kit was to include a black wooden magic wand, a black silk top hat and a real live bunny rabbit.  She found the advertisement for the magic kit on the back of her Kellogg’s cereal box. Every day the […]