Announcing the Salons Lineup for 2020-2021

  TO RSVP TO ANY OF OUR SALONS, please visit the page “who’s reading next” on the Literary Salons tab of this website. Or just click here.  For 2020-2021 our salons will be online. We would LOVE it if you checked it out! You don’t have to be a writer or a parent to love […]

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Fellowship Winners List 2020-2021

Pen Parentis is delighted to announce the winners of our Tenth Anniversary Writing Fellowship for New Parents. First let us congratulate every single writer who managed to complete a sentence and crown all of you that not only finished new work but sent it in to our competition on this, the tenth anniversary year of […]

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Visit our New Bookshop!

We are thrilled to partner with Bookshop.org in their attempt to help indie bookstores. Please shop our incredible store USING THIS LINK. Some things that will happen if you buy a book: you will support us (we get a percentage) you will be supporting an indie bookstore that is LOCAL to YOUR area (all book […]

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Welcome Brook!

We are thrilled to add Brook Yimer to our roster of fantastic volunteers! Brook will be producing our new IGTV channel! What?? Did we just let that slip? YES! Watch our Instagram feed for more exciting news about this! In the meantime, welcome Brook! Brook comes to us courtesy of a brand new partnership with […]

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We want to help

Promoting your side-gig and more! We know this time is impossible (because we are also under lockdown) – and we wanted to help. our weekly accountability meetups are now ONLINE and everyone can join. Now more than ever we need to be held accountable to our own writing goals. If there are too many participants […]

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Doing what we can – COVID19

Our programs are still very active! We will be running salons again as soon as it is feasible. We will NOT be shaking hands or throwing our arms around you or anything of the sort. We will take measures to help keep you all safe & healthy (as well as ourselves and our featured authors!) […]

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