March 19: Writing Aloud with Poet Arisa White

Join NY Writers Coalition for another installment of Writing Aloud, our quarterly reading series that unites writers from the NYWC community with award-winning poets and writers, allowing once silenced stories to be heard by new audiences around New York City. This season’s readers include members of NYWC’s workshops at 80 Arts, Serendipity, and others, and we’re especially pleased […]

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!

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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 […]

Give the gift of voice to unheard New Yorkers

Dear Friends, It’s hard for me to believe, but we are now entering the second decade of NY Writers Coalition. That means I’ve often faced the blank computer screen and written to our community of supporters, friends, family, advocates, and volunteers to ask you to consider a year-end, tax-deductible contribution to support our work. I […]