Dear Walloons, Wednesday, May 3rd brings the last reading of the Unauthorized Eleanor Series for the ’16-’17 season. The doors open at 6 for a 7 PM reading by Anu Bharadwaj, our host with the most Helen Fremont, Richard Hoffman, and me. We hope to see you for a splendid evening on the river! For […]

Hi everyone: Here is a link to the friendsofwriters.org‘s Conference packet: http://friendsofwriters.org/the-2017-alumni-conference/ Please visit the SCHOLARSHIP info if you might be interested, as the deadline to request same is not far off. Likewise, if you would like to spread out your payments by starting with a deposit, you’ll need to do so soon with a […]

Dear Writers, Rose Auslander, Mary Bonina, Geoff Kronik, and Cammy Thomas will read at the Cambridge Boat House a week from tomorrow. Hope to see you all there. Also, in case you didn’t see this from the Alum conference organizer Peter Klank, here is the info for this summer’s conference: “SAVE THESE DATES! We’re happy […]

With thanks to Richard Hoffman for this heads up: If you have something to share, send it our way: newenglandwallies@gmail.com

We had a fine turn-out for the impressive readings given by EJ Graff, Sonya Larson, Jackie Malone and Stan Yarbro last night. Thank you, readers, for giving your time to Friends of Writers and for bringing to your writer friends inspiration and a few minutes of respite from the political insanity coloring our days and […]

Hello Wallies. Please come to the Cambridge Boathouse on Wednesday 3/1 to hear Denise Delgado, E.J. Graff, Sonya Larson and Jackie Malone share their work. The readings will begin at 7. Come early for snacks and good writerly company.   Directions here. More info about the reading series here.

Hi All, The next Unauthorized Eleanor Wilner reading will be happening March 1. Put that right on your calendar if it isn’t there already. The doors open at 6. Food and drink will be in abundance, thanks to Helen Fremont. We have four great readers who will begin at 7. If anyone would like to […]

Hi everyone, As I mentioned in my reading at the start of December, I’m a big Alan Feldman fan. He sent me the following info: MassPoetry is having a fundraiser on Monday night, January 30, 7:30 at the Huntington theater.   Tickets are $100, a tax deductible contribution. MassPoetry is the organization which runs the huge poetry festival in […]

The Writers’ Room of Boston, Inc. (WROB) is a nonprofit organization that has been dedicated to supporting the creation of new literature for nearly 30 years by providing a secure, affordable work space to serious writers living in the greater Boston area. Every year The Writers’ Room of Boston awards fellowships to four emerging local […]

Thank you to Lynette D’Amico, Susan Eisenberg, Emily Wheeler and Kevin Wheeler for sharing their work last night at the Cambridge Boat House. They brought a rewarding balance of poetry, creative non-fiction and fiction to the evening, and once again, knocked our socks off. When we first came up with the idea of arranging readings […]