Interview with Reflections Journal

NY Writers Coalition Founder & Executive Director Aaron Zimmerman was recently interviewed by Reflections Journal for their Fall/Winter 2018-2019 issue. The interview chronicles the history of NYWC, from our very first writing workshop at the Prince George to our numerous outreach and public workshops throughout the city and their impact on the communities we serve. […]

Writing Aloud Returns with Angel Nafis!

Join us as we come together and Write Aloud Created by NY Writers Coalition in 2003, our Writing Aloud Reading Series is a free event that unites NYWC’s community of writers and activists with prominent literary figures to share prose, poetry, and other writings in safe and inspiring places. Here’s how it works: Listen and […]

Attend Our Free Public Workshops this Spring!

  Spring is here–although it may not feel like it yet! No matter the season it’s always a good time to join us at our free drop-in public workshops throughout Brooklyn, Manhattan & Queens. These workshops are open to writers of all genres and background levels. Included are workshops for kids and teens. Notebooks and […]

The 2019 Red & Black Party!

We humbly invite you to attend NY Writers Coalition’s 2019 Red & Black Party on Friday, February 8 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m at the home of author Libba Bray in Park Slope, Brooklyn (address to be delivered upon RSVP). _________________________________________ Celebrate the tumult and ecstasy of love, loss, and passion! Toast to your loved ones — […]

A Year-End Message from NYWC

You may already know that NY Writers Coalition’s community of writers comes from a wide range of backgrounds. But did you know that many of our workshop participants become leaders in the very same communities that inspired them to write in the first place? More than 20% of NYWC’s current workshop leaders are former workshop […]