Archives for December 2012

NYWC Spring 2013 Workshop Leader Training dates announced, Youth Leaders wanted!

NYWC is currently accepting applications for the Spring 2013 Workshop Leader Training! Workshop leaders volunteer to lead creative writing workshops using NYWC’s safe and supportive method on an on-going basis. The next leader training will take place over the weekend of Friday, April 26 – Sunday, April 28, as well as the evening of Thursday, […]

One way to start the week (and your New Year of writing): Write on Mondays with NYWC!

Better yet, this is an excellent way to start every week in the New Year! Join NY Writers Coalition in 2013 for two new drop-in workshops on Mondays at a Brooklyn Public Library branch: Kings Bay Library (3650 Nostrand Avenue) @ 1:00-3:00 p.m. This workshop starts today! Directions here. BPL Central (10 Grand Army Plaza) @ […]

NYWC Volunteer Opportunity: Write for The Narrator!

Did one of The Narrator’s Monday writing prompts spark something special in you during NaNoWriMo? Maybe you’ve developed a newfound appreciation for the grandmother in your life – all because The Narrator told you about an awesome group of grannies in Africa. Perhaps you just want a low-pressure dip into blogging. Whatever your reason, come write with us! The Narrator, NY […]

A Child of the Rain

This entry is part 2 of 12 in the series Issue XI: Winter 2012

By Harris Alpert The weather is fickle.  I was a child in the past, I am a child now, and I will be a child in the future.  Weather for me is a blessing and a curse.  I know now, in my later years, that weather, its changes over days, weeks, and months at a […]

Autumn Waning

This entry is part 1 of 12 in the series Issue XI: Winter 2012

By Antoinette Carone Slowly I entered the darkened hours with only a flashlight.  It was a beautiful night!  The kind that only late October gives us.  It had rained two days before and the wind from the storm had forced the trees that lined the sidewalk to give up their leaves.  These now covered the yard […]