Write with us at the Center for Jewish History

In partnership with CJH and the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, we’re excited to announce a new workshop location for writers to convene from all over the city. Details here.

City Voices, City Spirit workshops return June 8

NYWC teams up with Brooklyn’s historic Green-Wood Cemetery for another summer of free, creative writing workshops within the cemetery gates. Wednesdays @ 5:00-6:45 p.m. beginning June 8. Details here.

Writing Aloud returns to BookCourt!

Join us for the return of the Writing Aloud Reading Series and the NYC book launch of two powerful writers during this Brooklyn Book Festival Bookend Event. September 17 @ 7:00 p.m. at BookCourt!

Writing Prompt: On my radio

Watch the music video to your favorite summer hit from 2014 or any other year. Using the video as inspiration, reimagine whatever you did today as if it were part of a pop music video.

NYWC Weekly Writing Prompt: Caught in a Storm

Summertime in New York City brings some epic thunderstorms. When the thunder cracks everyone ducks and runs for cover. For this week’s prompt write about getting caught in a thunderstorm.