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 […]

On Monday, Dec. 5th, at 8PM, Lee Sharkey will be reading with Daniel Brown as part of the Blacksmith House Poetry Series. Address: 56 Brattle St., Cambridge And don’t forget: Wednesday, Dec. 7th, at 7PM, will be the next Unauthorized Eleanor Wilner Reading, featuring Lynette D’Amico, Susan Eisenberg, EJ Graff, Emily Wheeler, and Kevin Wheeler. […]

Hello Wallies! A round-up of upcoming Wally readings in our community: On Friday (TONIGHT!) Nov. 4th, at 7PM, there is a reading by authors included in the anthology “What It Means to be White in America” at Porter Square Books. Susan Sterling and at least one other Wally are included in the book. On Sunday, […]

Our favorite quote from last night: “How could anyone stand to miss a single one of these readings?” Thank you to Cynthia Burgess Anderson, Jonathan Bennett-Bonilla, Lee Sharkey, Debra Spark, and Susan Sterling for sharing their work, bringing their books, and making it happen. We enjoyed the variety and excellence of your readings. Learning to […]

Hey Wallies! Don’t forget the amazing reading scheduled for tonight, November 2nd. The door at 2 Gerry’s Landing Rd will be open at six. If you haven’t been before, don’t try to use GPS to get there. It will fail you. The directions are here. Can’t wait. Tracy and Helen

Please come and hear Wally poets Cammy Thomas and Daniel Tobin read this coming Sunday, October 23, upstairs at the Emerson Umbrella, 40 Stow St., downtown Concord, at 3 pm.  The event is co-sponsored by the Concord Poetry Center and the Concord Festival of Authors.  For more information, scroll to Poets With New Books at: http://www.concordfestivalofauthors.com/2016/events.

Dear Wallies, I am tempted to bill it as “Anderson, Bennet-Bonilla and the Mainiacs,” but seriously, we have an excellent line-up of readers on November 2 at the Cambridge Boat House. We hope to see you there. Cynthia Burgess Anderson, Jonathan Bennet-Bonilla, and Lee Sharkey, Debra Spark, and Susan Sterling (making the trek from Maine) will be […]

Hello Wallies. Thanks to Katherine Rooks, Bob Oldshue, Sumita Mukherji, Daniel and Ebele Johnson, and Scott Challener for sharing their work and kicking off the third Unauthorized Eleanor Wilner Reading Series. And thanks to all of you who showed up to hear such fine readings. The feedback on the evening: “AMAZING!” We missed Helen Fremont’s […]