Writing is good for everyone.

Bridin Video

Welcome to Writing is Good for Everyone, our new video series featuring members of NYWC’s workshops and what inspires them to write the powerful poetry and prose that makes NYWC the creative community we’ve come to love. Meet Bridin McCann, age 14.

Writing in the Margins with NYWC & Apogee Journal

Writing in the Margins

NY Writers Coalition and Apogee Journal are thrilled to announce Writing in the Margins, an eight-week activism workshop series that will explore the politics of identity and social justice through creative writing.

Writing Aloud with a few NYWC All-Stars!

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Writing Aloud continues in March with poetry and prose from some of NYWC’s stellar workshop Leaders. Thursday, March 12 @ 7pm at BookCourt.

We’re Writing Aloud, and it’s about sex.

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Writing Aloud has returned, and we’re talking about sex with writers Rachel Kramer Bussel and Melissa Petro, plus NYWC workshop members! Monday, February 16 @ 7pm at BookCourt.

Celebrate love, loss, passion, and regret with NYWC


Toast your beloved or drown your sorrows in a chocolate martini. Dream big in the No Love Lost Silent Auction. fall head over heels for NYC Council Member Laurie Cumbo, recipient of NYWC’s first Heartini Award! Tix here.