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Poetry Readings, An Interview, and much Gratitude

July 9, 2015

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Deep, deep appreciation and admiration goes to Abigail Browning and Ray Crampton, for the tremendous job you guys are doing over at Tate Street Society, and for inviting me to come by last month and talk about Women Writers of the Triad, Sable Books, and some of the projects and work I’ve been honored to be a part of.  (You […]

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Chromium-6 in the water in Joshua Tree, California

July 3, 2015

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So a dear friend posts the following on FaceBook: Make sure you read the insert on Chromium 6/Hexavalent chromium in your Joshua Basin Water District water bill this month. I can’t find it on their website as of yet, but where Erin Brockovich when she’s needed? (Shared with permission per the note from the water district.) […]

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Writing for Peace Adviser Richard Krawiec: Racism A Core Problem in American History

June 20, 2015

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Originally posted on The Currelley Literary Journal:
The Currelley Literary Journal is pleased to welcome and thanks Writing for Peace adviser Richard Krawiec for writing this important and powerful commentary. We are pleased to share it with our readership. This commentary first appeared in Writing for Peace. From Writing for Peace Adviser Richard Krawiec: When…

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April at Tate Street Coffee House | Richard Krawiec & Crystal Simone Smith

April 3, 2015

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Today’s the official book launch for Richard Krawiec’s Women Who Loved Me Despite (Press 53), and next Saturday April 11, Women Writers of the Triad is thrilled to host Richard‘s reading over at Tate Street Coffee House (7:00-9:00p.m.) along with Crystal Simone Smith. Bios and poetry will be posted over on the event page– please make plans to join us for a wonderful reading. If […]

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SOLD OUT: Women’s Writing Retreat | Ocracoke in Winter

December 15, 2014

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Ocracoke in Winter Friday, February 27 through Sunday, March 1, 2015 Cost: $650* (earlybird)  before January 15, 2015 after January 15, 2015, cost is $750* Space is limited, so reserve your space early. Welcome women writers of any genre, and at any level. Come and spend a weekend with SistaWRITE, featuring 2014 North Carolina Literary Hall […]

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ALL ABOUT BOOK COVER DESIGN with master designer Danny Krawiec

November 29, 2014

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The one job your book cover has — the only job it has — is to sell your book, and in just a few seconds. There are careful considerations to be made in choosing your book’s cover design. Join us this Thursday evening to learn all you can during this FREE and informative workshop and conversation. Anyone interested in publishing or self-publishing is invited […]

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Essay Contest for H.S. Football Players on Domestic Violence

September 18, 2014

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In order to bring more awareness to the issue of domestic violence within the football culture, and open up the conversation with young players, Jacar Press, a community active press, and Women Writers of the Triad are teaming up to host an essay competition for high school football players on “Why Domestic Violence is Wrong.” […]

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Letters for my Little Sister | A collection of letters

September 16, 2014

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“Her little sister is so lucky,” says my 10-year-old daughter, earlier this evening, as I was explaining one of Sable Books’ latest releases to our beloved piano teacher.  As I got home, I realized I hadn’t shared it with all of you. Letters for my Little Sister began as a real letter — one that […]

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Writing for Peace

September 3, 2014

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I have proudly accepted the role and honor as a member of the advisory panel for Writing for Peace.  If you are not aware of this fine organization, run by Carmel Mawle, here is their mission statement: Through education and creative writing, Writing for Peace seeks to cultivate the empathy that allows minds to open to new cultural views, to […]

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January 11 | FABULOUS Creative Writing Workshop with Debra Kaufman

December 18, 2013

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January 11, 2014 is the first of the 2014 Writers’ Series of WWOT Writing Workshops.  It promises to be inspiring and productive! ** PLEASE NOTE ** This event is open to the general public. Advance registration is required. Writers from all groups and genres welcome! Cost for the two hour workshop is $25. This will be a productive […]

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