Main Street, Mendham, NJ
With poets LAURA BOSS & MARIA MAZZIOTTI GILLAN
The purpose of this retreat is to give writers the space and time to focus totally on their own work in a serene and beautiful setting away from the pressures and distractions of daily life. Writing weekend poets will find:
* Support and encouragement * stimulating activities leading to the creation of new work *
* workshop leaders who are actively engaged in the writing life *
opportunities to read their work aloud to the group * a circle of
writer friends * networking opportunities.
(This writing intensive is open to all writers over the age of 18.)
FIFTEEN PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CREDITS GRANTED.
Fee Schedule Total $375..
Deposit—November 7, 2008——-$225..
Balance—December 1, 2008———-$150
Early Bird Discount: Deduct $25 if paid in full by November 7, 2008
Total fee includes room, all meals, and all workshops.
Late registration will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. Enrollment is limited.
We already have a list of people signed up for this workshop, so if you are interested, please sign up early.
Mail check payable to Maria Mazziotti Gillan – 40 Post Ave., Hawthorne, NJ 07506
Other questions? Call (973) 684-6555 or (973) 423-2921 or email:
firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com For full details go to ENGLISHMANORHOUSE.htm
THE 16TH ANNUAL WINTER POETRY & PROSE GETAWAY Cape May, NJ, January 16-19, 2009
There is limited space in the following workshops. See http://www.wintergetaway.com/
for descriptions & faculty bios. POETRY – Poetry Writing for Beginners, Advanced Poetry Writing, Advanced Poetry Writing
with Stephen Dunn, Poetry Manuscript Workshop. PROSE – Writing Flash Fiction, Revising a Short Story Toward Publication, Finishing Your Novel, Writing for the Children’s Market, The Art & Craft of Creative Nonfiction, Turning Memory into Memoir. ART & MUSIC – Song Writing, Photography—The Portrait: Looking Out, Looking In, Painting —Unusual Correspondence: Messages in Shape & Form.
Up And Under: The QND Review is now accepting submissions for their next publication. Closing date is December 30th, 2008 postmarked.
Check out http://www.quickanddirtypoets.com/
for Submissions Guideline
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
To submit via snail-mail: Quick & Dirty Poets
P.O. Box 115, Hainesport, NJ 08036
Please include an SASE to receive a reply.
via email: Paste up to five poems in the body of an email;
NO ATTACHMENTS will be accepted.
Mail to email@example.com
with “Poetry Sub for Up and Under” in the subject line.
Saturday, December 6th, 4 – 7 pm at the Hopkins House
U.S. 1 Poets Invite Series Wednesday, December 10th at 7:30 PM
featuring Kathe Palke and Maxine Sussman
Princeton Public Library, 65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08540 Free Open Reading
Contact: Ji Hae Ju (609) 924-9529 x225
Poets will have books for sale.
Sunday, December 7, 3:00-5:00 P.M.
TRAVELLING POETS SOCIETY presents:
EDIE ANGELO, BOB ROSENBLOOM, EVA MAHONEY, MARY ELLEN
O’BRIEN & LINDA RADICE in Keyport
Espresso Joe’s, 50 West Front Street
Keyport , New Jersey Free. Open Mic to follow
Monday, December 8, 7-10 pm
Poetry, Arts, Discussion *** SOMERSET POETRY GROUP in Bridgewater
Bridgewater Library, 1 Vogt Drive
Bridgewater, NJ (908) 526-4016
An event of the DeBaun Center Spoken Word Series
MATTHEW THORBURN in HOBOKEN
Sunday, December 07, 3:00 pm
Symposia Bookstore, 510 Washington Street
Hoboken Free ($3 suggested donation)
Symposia Bookstore accepts donations of gently used books.
December 12, 2008, 8 pm — Juditha Dowd and Lois Marie Harrod reading
at the Newtown Public Library Poetry Series, 114 Centre Avenue, Newtown, PA 18940,
215-968-7659. For further info contact Kathleen Mulholland, 215-968-4843.
Thursday, December 18th at 7:00 pm LAST THURSDAY POETRY SERIES
in Middletown featuring Gloria Healy, BJ Ward, Paul Victor Winters
Middletown Township Public Library, 55 New Monmouth Rd, Middletown Twship, NJ
Free. Open Mic. Contact Gloria Healy, Wordancer1@aol.com
mtpl.org 732-671-3700, ext 320
Pat Hardigree, Editor