Four big things for March: 1) Our March 14th Literary Salon features internationally bestselling romance novelist Jennifer Probst, critically acclaimed literary novelist Marcy Dermansky, and poet/prose/essay blending experimental fiction writer John Reed in conversation (and readings!) about Aspects of Love. Come learn what it means to write about love from three very different experts in […][ Read More...]
Monthly Archives: February 2017
12 Tips for Surviving a Writing Conference with a Baby
So you say you couldn’t get a sitter for AWP this weekend, but you are a hardcore writer and darned if you are going to stay home while everyone else rubs elbows in D.C.? You’ve packed your kid as a carry-on and you’re off? We are thrilled to present a really great list of 12 […][ Read More...]
Winning Fellow’s Story now in Brain Child Magazine!
Have you wondered what sort of a story wins our annual Fellowship? Truly EVERY kind, as long as we can’t put it down. Newly published on Brain Child Magazine’s site is Elizabeth Pagel Hogan’s wonderful winning entry from 2016-2017. Give it a read! As you know, we welcome all entries from writers with a child […][ Read More...]
New Program: Book Club!
Pen Parentis is delighted to announce that our long-awaited book club is now active, both online and/or in person!! We will have monthly online discussions in Book Club on a pre-selected book that will be featured at an upcoming NYC salon. The online discussions will happen in our Secret Facebook Group: Pen Parentis Behind Closed […][ Read More...]
Renewal of Americans for the Arts Membership
Pen Parentis is proud to have renewed our organizational membership to Americans for the Arts. We are avid supporters of all the arts (not just literary) and we embrace the efforts of this nonprofit to bring arts, education, and business together.[ Read More...]