New Q&A about Pen Parentis

Pen Parentis founder, M. M. De Voe, spoke candidly with Rachel Sherman of fictionwriting.about.com answering questions about many aspects of Pen Parentis’s work. Follow this link for the whole interview! Browse the website for more great writing tips from Rachel (who, incidentally, read at Pen Parentis) including one on how to be a parent and a writer at the […]

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THE NEW YORK TIMES recommends our Salons

Our upcoming Salon with Andrew Lewis Conn, Siobhan Adcock and Stephanie Lehmann is listed in the Spare Times Section of the New York Times—proof alone that you should attend. Follow this NY Times LINK to see the whole article.

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Literary Manhattan features the Pen Parentis Origin Story

After accepting the honor of serving on Literary Manhattan’s advisory board, Pen Parentis’ founder, M. M. De Voe, was invited to write an article describing the origin of Pen Parentis, Ltd. Click here for her candid and intimate article  about how the idea sparked and how it grew over the next five years, and how the organization […]

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Trending Now: Modern Salons!

The elegant global FOUR SEASONS MAGAZINE featured a cover story called Trending Now: Modern Salons from London to Dubai in which Pen Parentis Literary Salons were mentioned as “proof that the art of in-person discussion—whether scholarly, scientific or creative—is not yet lost.”  See more at: Read the article by clicking this link.

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Listen to The New Yorker!

Pen Parentis, an organization devoted to supporting writers who are also parents, kicks off its thirteenth season with its annual Winter Poetry Night, featuring Diana Whitney, Adam Penna, Sarah Gutowski, Jared Harel, and Jennifer Michael Hecht. The poets will read from their work and discuss balancing creativity with domestic responsibilities. Wine will be served. (Andaz Wall Street, 75 […]

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Founding Director M. M. De Voe is profiled on Motherwriters.com

This interview with Pen Parentis Founding Director M. M. De Voe asks how balance can be found in parenting and writing. Follow the link to see how she answers!

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