Archives for November 2012

New places to write with NYWC!

NY Writers Coalition has gotten involved with the Hurricane Sandy recovery effort by way of what we do best: writing workshops. In response to the storm, we decided to provide a space for people to find community and write in a supportive environment. So, we’ve started two new free, drop-in workshops: Tuesdays at 5:15-7:30 p.m. at Carroll […]

Tackle NaNoWriMo with NYWC at Brooklyn Public Library — Starting this Monday, November 5!

Ready. Set. WRITE!  National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), a month-long writing event that promotes novel-writing during November is on, and to provide a little support to our NYC NaNoWrimoers, NYWC has launched a brand new public workshop at the Brooklyn Public Library Central Branch for the entire month. Beginning this Monday, November 5, the workshop will be […]

Writing through it: Storm Stories on The Narrator

One day after Hurricane Sandy hit New York City, The Narrator’s Prompts Editor, Derek Loosvelt, provided a good distraction to those of us lucky enough to only have cabin fever to deal with this week. Check out his writing prompt — and start penning your own storm story. Last night, while Hurricane Sandy* ripped through […]

NYWC after the Storm: Ways to Help

Our thoughts are with everyone impacted by Hurricane Sandy. We hope that you and your loved ones have remained safe and that those in need of help are finding the support you need. Our friends at Brooklyn Community Foundation have put together a list of ways to help with the recovery effort that is constantly […]