Archives for June 2013

NYWC Podcast Episode 4: After Isaac with Author Avra Wing

EPISODE 4: After Isaac with Author Avra Wing  (Click to listen/download.) This episode features NY Writers Coalition workshop leader and novelist Avra Wing, as she discusses her first young adult novel, After Isaac. Avra’s first novel, Angie, I Says, was a New York Times Notable Book and made into the movie Angie. Her poetry collection, Recurring Dream, won the 2011 Pecan Grove Press Poetry Chapbook Competition, and she […]

Issue XII: Spring 2013

  Issue XII: Spring 2013 Featuring writing from Fall 2012 and Winter 2012 Welcome back for another installment of Dig Deep, NY Writers Coalition’s online journal! This quarter’s issue showcases prose and poetry in a variety of voices on topics of  memory, love, family, and new beginnings. We hope you enjoy reading them as much as we […]

Joey’s Story by Tony Setteducate

This entry is part 2 of 12 in the series Issue XIII: Summer 2013

  Nineteen          Nineteen was a great year for Joey. It was the year his life changed. He had a new job with a prestigious decorator. Two nights a week he pursued his passion as an art student at The New School. But most important, he had developed into a man; a […]

Sonnet CXVI after William Shakespeare by Angela Brown

This entry is part 3 of 12 in the series Issue XIII: Summer 2013

How true minds can be joined as one Admit defects whereas Hate is not Hate What change when changes are found When fold when omitting to omit O, no! It is everlasting That smiles on the perch and never moves It is the life-ring on every tree trunk Who knows the heart of warmth be […]

Upside Down by William Larmer

This entry is part 5 of 12 in the series Issue XIII: Summer 2013

          Not sure when I first noticed him but I sure was interested from the first moment I did. One of those bad boy types—you know the type—why—o—o why do they always seem so titillating. Me being shy of seventeen—I guess I was still considered jailbait. Making this even more like one […]