Spotlight on Najaya Royal

NYWC veteran workshop participant Najaya Royal has been writing with us for half her life! Listen to Najaya and her mother, Angeline Keller, talk about their experiences with NYWC, and hear Najaya read an excerpt from one of her newest poems, “Bully.” Najaya Royal and Angeline Keller talk about NYWC from NY Writers Coalition on […]

NYWC Workshop Participants in the Spotlight

The Daily Good and Carnegie Hall! NYWC’s Samori Covington (age 9) and Najaya Royal (age 12) had their poems transformed into song and performed at Carnegie Hall Monday, April 26th! Samori and Najaya, both veterans of NYWC’s weekly Brooklyn Public Library workshops and the Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival, contributed original poems as part […]