TWP Weekly Writing Post™ 2016 Feb 6-12 Edition

The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM 2016 February 6-12 Edition Welcome to The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM! We provide you with a free weekly newsletter filled with notices about contests, events, conferences, and other information that might be useful or of great interest to writers of all leanings. Meanwhile, calls for submission to literary…

TWP Weekly Writing Post™ 2016 Jan 31-Feb 5 Edition

The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM 2016 Jan 31-Feb 5 Edition Welcome to The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM! We provide you with a free weekly newsletter filled with notices about contests, events, conferences, and other information that might be useful or of great interest to writers of all leanings. Meanwhile, calls for submission to…

New Location for Poet Laureate Open Mic Event Nov. 11

   Poet Laureate Dianne Hicks Morrow invites readers and listeners to the second Open Mic of the 2015 fall season, on Wednesday, November 11th from 7-9 p.m. All are welcome at the Baha’i Faith Charlottetown Centre, 20 Lapthorn Ave. The Centre is wheelchair accessible and alcohol-free. Lapthorn Ave is the only side street between Birchwood High School and…

TWP Weekly Writing Post 2014 September 6-12 Edition

The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM 2014 September 6-12 Edition Welcome to The Writing Pool’s Weekly Writing PostTM! We provide you with a free weekly newsletter filled with notices about contests, events, conferences, and other information that might be useful or of great interest to writers of all leanings. Meanwhile, calls for submission to literary…

Laurie Brinklow featured reader at Haviland Club Open Mic Nov. 12

Laurie Brinklow featured reader at Haviland Club Open Mic Nov. 12 Host Dianne Hicks Morrow, PEI poet laureate, invites readers and listeners to the 2nd Open Mic event at the Haviland Club, 7 p.m. Tuesday, November 12. Readers can sign up at 7 p.m. to read their poetry or prose for anywhere from two minutes…

“Living with the Loss of a Child”-a writing workshop

“Living with the Loss of a Child”, a writing workshop, will be led by PEI Poet Laureate Dianne Hicks Morrow on Saturday, August 17 at the International Children’s Memorial Place (ICMP), at Scales Pond, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. To live is to face, and eventually accept, loss. Loss comes in many forms throughout our lives: grandparents,…

Book Launch with Poet Laureate, Hugh MacDonald

Book Launch with Poet Laureate, Hugh MacDonald this is a Lovesong Travel through a season, a year, or a lifetime with Poet Laureate, Hugh Macdonald, to places that are familiar to all of us with the people we know, as he shows us a series of scenes and snapshots of the human condition in his…

Have Poems, Will Travel

Have Poems, Will Travel Thursday April 7 at 7:00 pm April is national poetry month.  Join PEI Poet Laureate Hugh MacDonald who will share some of his favorite “Random Acts of Poetry” with us.  Got some poems in your pocket… why not share them with Hugh and the audience.  READ THEM OUT LOUD, for the…

GALA BOOK LAUNCH & POETRY CELEBRATION

A gala book launch and poetry celebration will be held on Saturday, May 8, at 7:30-9:30 p.m. at the Haviland Club, at Haviland and Water Streets in Charlottetown, The gala is sponsored by the UPEI English Department and PEI Writers’ Guild. The evening features new books by Island authors Richard Lemm and David Helwig, a…

The Craft of Poetry or Nothing but the Poem

The Craft of Poetry or Nothing but the Poem at Confederation Centre Public Library Thursday February 4, 2010 at 7:00 pm Fancy a poetry chat…  the Craft of Poetry or Nothing but the Poem  is a relaxed and informal way to meet and discuss poems moderated by Hugh MacDonald, PEI’s recently inaugurated  poet laureate.  We…