Helloooo! We’ve missed you all. Please don’t forget to put the next Unauthorized Eleanor Wilner Reading into your calendar for March 20th, that’s a Friday, two weeks and two days from now. The reading is at Belmont Books. Doors will open at 7 for a 7:30 reading. More details soon. We will be meeting for […]


Hello writers and readers, Tuesday, November 19th we’ll be the invitees of Lara Egger at Estragon, her tapas bar at 700 Harrison Ave, Boston, 02118 (South End) for a really special evening to hear Abby Cahill, Lara Egger, Maya Phillips (coming from NYC on tour with her new book, EROU) and JC Todd (coming from Philadelphia on […]

Join us tomorrow night at 7:30 EDT for a special Zoom edition of the Unauthorized Eleanor Wilner Series, to celebrate the Program’s 45th anniversary! Kerrin McCadden, Shelley Senai, Lynette D’Amico, Nathan McClain, and Sonya Larson will be reading, and we’ll have music from fictioneer Michael Jarmer. Tech support will be provided by Rolf Yngve, and […]

Dearly Beloved Wallies, There are two WWC related, very exciting readings coming up this Thursday evening. CB Anderson is launching her new non-fiction at Porter Sq Books, and Daniel Johnson will be reading with some other heavy hitters in Lexington. Details below! Cynthia Anderson, Home Now A moving chronicle of who belongs in America.Like so […]

Hello Wallies, It’s fewer than three weeks until our next reading in the Unauthorized Eleanor Series. If your calendars aren’t marked yet, do it now! Tuesday, November 19th at 7:30, at Estragon, is a BIG DEAL. Abigail Cahill, Lara Eggers, Maya Phillips, and JC Todd will read. This reading will be a little different from […]

Dear New England Godwallies and Friends: Just a reminder: join us on Tuesday, October 15th at 7:00 pm at Newtonville Books to hear WW Faculty in conversation: Peter Orner and Chris Castellani. Check it out: https://www.newtonvillebooks.com/cms/events/   AFTERWARDS, at around 8:15 p.m. we’ll all troop over to the Union Street Restaurant, where we’ve reserved their entire downstairs for an FOW party and fundraiser.  Free food!  Hang out with […]

Had you forgotten? Because you really can’t miss this. Bring friends! The Unauthorized Eleanor strikes again this FRIDAY evening 7 pm at the Cambridge Boathouse 2 Gerry’s Road, Cambridge, MA with a stellar line-up: Lynette D’Amico! Sarah Kafatou! Geoff Kronik! Kerrin McCadden! Friends of Writers scholarships will be the beneficiary of all donations. The writers […]

Hello Wallificents! This year’s Unauthorized Eleanor Wilner Reading Series begins on September 27th, a FRIDAY at SEVEN PM at the Cambridge Boathouse, 2 Gerry’s Landing Road, Cambridge, MA 02138. That’s a few weeks from tomorrow! The readings will feature Lynette D’Amico, Sarah Kafatou, Jeffrey Levine, and Kerrin McCadden. Helen and I are very excited about […]

Dear New England Godwallies, Thanks to all who came to the Boathouse last night for a phenomenal reading from four far-flung Wallies who wowed us. Our readers brought unprecedented numbers of books to sign and treats to admire and eat. (Special shout-out for Patrick’s killer chocolate layer cake; Susan’s die-in-your-shoes blondies; Emily Pease’s utterly charming […]

Hello Wallificents! We have a terrific line-up of readers for our last reading of the series: Patrick Donnelly, who is coming from Western Massachusetts, Emily Pease, who is coming up from Virginia with her new book just to read to us, Mark Solomon, who is coming from New York, and Susan Roney, who is coming […]