Red and Black Party Photos

Thanks to everyone who came out to our fourth annual Red and Black Party! Here are some photographs from the event. All photographs were taken by Demond Waters.

Writing Aloud Celebrates The Fortune Society

Join us as Lemon Andersen and Mary Ellen Sanger read with members of The Fortune Society. Writing Aloud celebrates  the publication of Inside Out, Writing From the Fortune Society, hot off NYWC press. Saturday, January 16, 2010 The Jefferson Market Library, 425 6th Ave in Greenwich Village 2: 00 pm Free!

Spotlight on Bayview

I got a call from NYWC workshop leader Jaclyn Perlmutter about an hour before I was set to visit her writing workshop. She’d called to remind about the dress code at Bayview Correctional Facility, where Jaclyn has been leading a NYWC workshop since July 2009. Because the facility wants to create a somewhat formal atmosphere […]

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 […]

Spotlight on Sylvia’s Place

The night I visited Sylvia’s Place last month was an unseasonably warm November evening. When the drop-in program began at 6 pm the place was quiet, but people trickled in steadily, greeting each other like old friends with hugs and kisses. Light purple walls framed the long rectangular room. There was a big industrial kitchen […]