SALON IS ON! SNOW CAN’T STOP US!

We know the weather is going to be atrocious tonight, but we hear the Killarney Rose makes a killer Irish Coffee and so we are going to head to the pub and talk books and DISPLACEMENT. Get ready for an intimate night of conversation with three wonderful readers. See you at 7pm!     (posted […]

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Looking for our Salons?

We have a new location! See you at the Killarney Rose in the upstairs Hideout! Secret entrance on 80 Beaver Street, second floor (door to your left at the top of the stairs) Join us for our first salon of 2019 the Tenth Anniversary Winter Poetry Salon on Tuesday January 8th at 7pm  

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Is this you?

Does writing make you happy? Do you wish that people could understand that? Our community does. We welcome writers of all levels who want to find balance between their writing career and their growing family. Check out our MEMBERSHIP. Attend our Meetups (currently Friday mornings 10am-11am, with optional hour of writing time after, but we […]

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Save the date for our Foodie Salon

ADD TO CALENDAR: TUESDAY, DECEMBER 18th Our tenth anniversary Holiday Author Mingle is not to be missed – come one, come all! All authors who have read at Pen Parentis are warmly invited to attend as our guests. There will be live music by Wilson Montuori (award-wining Latin and jazz acoustic guitar) and readings by […]

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a message for Pen Parentis Title Members from the founder of One Lit Place

Writers who are parents! Are you in need of a writing community? One Lit Place is ONLINE and accessible from anywhere – even your car at soccer practice, even your kitchen, even your laundry room, but most importantly from wherever you call your writing space. Here is a perk of being a Title Member – […]

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Announcing a new initiative!

We are thrilled to be recipients of a grant from the Sustainable Arts Foundation towards creating the first-ever database that comprehensively lists residencies and colony initiatives that are parent-friendly. We will find programs that offer innovations like non-residency residencies, money for child care, colonies that welcome children and collect them all in one place, saving […]

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