CNY Branch member Nancy Avery Dafoe has a poem "A Piece of the Berlin Wall" in the new Syracuse Cultural Workers' Women Artists Datebook. Dafoe's poem about walls, historical and political, resonates with our contemporary discussions about immigration. Her poem appears beside the month of December in the 2018 datebook.
Mary L. Gardner is reading from her new chapbook Place Settings (FootHills Publishing) at the Colonial Inn in Watkins Glen, NY, on Monday, September 25 at 7:00 p.m. Gardner, a Skaneateles poet and CNY Branch President of NLAPW, is the featured reader in the event hosted by the Watkins Glen Writers Group. Gardner's poems have won regional, national, and international awards and have appeared in two published chapbooks. She holds a certificate in poetry from the Downtown Writer
Katie Turner has one painting in the Central New York Watercolor Society (CNYWS) Juried Watermedia Show at Utica College. One new watercolor painting will be in this show. Barrett Art Gallery, Utica College, 1600 Burrstone Rd., Utica, NY 13502 Hours: 9-4 daily, 9-1 Sat. The painting is titled “At the Edge” 20”x16” watercolor on paper $249 The delicate white flowers interact with the branches and thorns under a blazing sun. Inspiration came from a trip to Maine and New Hampsh