Quiet Lightning / literary mixtape curated by Tom Pyun & Mary Ann Thomas

Quiet Lightning / literary mixtape curated by Tom Pyun & Mary Ann Thomas

Quiet Lightning presents their 138th show, curated by Tom Pyun & Mary Ann Thomas and held virtually on Monday, February 1, 2021, with readings/performance by (in the…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: 2021 Edition #4—’Making Something of Myself’

At the Horizon School for Gifted Children it was announced that there would be an art contest. All the students would make something. A picture,…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: 2021 Edition #1 – “Book Review: ‘That Time of Year: A Minnesota Life’ by Garrison Keillor”

Hello everybody, and hooray! It is 2021. And I will no longer be identifying these columns as “Covid Editions”—now that a new administration will be…

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Submissions open for the Jane Underwood Poetry Prize

Submissions open for the Jane Underwood Poetry Prize

About the prize The Jane Underwood Poetry Prize was established to celebrate and memorialize Jane Underwood, the founder and long-time director of The Writing Salon…

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Quiet Lightning / literary mixtape curated by Danielle Bero & Sage Curtis

Quiet Lightning presents their 136th show, curated by Danielle Bero & Sage Curtis and held virtually on Monday, November 2, 2020, with readings/performance by (in the following…

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Virtual writing group on Thursdays

CALLING ALL WRITERS! Words are great companions, but are you looking for a little more human interaction? If so, I’m starting a virtual writing group over Zoom for…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid Edition #35 – “Life In The Hermit Lane”

Written on 08-27-20. When my late husband was alive, he often used to chide me at my constant desire to get out of the house. “You’ve…

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid 19 Edition #32 – “So What Else Is New?”

Written on 08-18-20. This is the column I haven’t wanted to write. The one that tells the truth that I don’t want to think about….

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The Storming Bohemian Punks The Muse: Covid Edition #29 – “Make The Damn Bed”

Written on 08-06-20 I have now been writing these COVID-19 Edition Punks The Muse columns for 14 weeks. They are helping me to survive this…

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