Go all in for NYWC!

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Do you have what it takes to go head-to-head with a 3x World Series of Poker champion? Find out at NYWC’s charity poker tournament benefiting our free creative writing programs in New York City. Monday, July 20 @ 7-11pm at One Mile House.

Registration is open for NYWC’s summer youth program!


Now in its 11th year, NYWC’s Fort Greene Park Summer Youth Program is a fun, six-week series of free Saturday creative writing workshops for youth in the New York City area. Reserve your spot today!

Become a Sustaining Member

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$5 doesn’t go far in New York City today: A piece of toast. About an ounce and a half of Kale Chips. Or $5 could provide supplies for a workshop at The Brooklyn Public Library.

Poker pros on poker prose

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Join NYWC at the Brooklyn Historical Society for a panel discussion exploring the intersections between two careers designed to terrify your parents: writing and poker.

So many workshops. So little time!


We’re bringing you a few ways to get your writing fix before, during, and after the work day this month — plus, check out our new drop-in workshop in Brooklyn’s Sunset Park neighborhood!