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October 19, 2017

Three Central New York Pen Women earned honors in the 2017 William Faulkner/William Wisdom Creative Writing, international competition. Karen Hempson's manuscript The Bean Pickers: A Portrait of my Italian-American Immigrant Family was a finalist in the Non-fiction boo...

October 18, 2017

CNY Branch member Rachael Ikins will be reading with three other Clare Songbirds' poets at Funk 'n Waffles in Syracuse on Saturday, October 21 from 2-5 p.m. Come and join Rachael and the other poets. 

October 10, 2017

Branch member Rachael Ikins recently published her first full-length poetry book, Just Two Girls, through Clare Songbirds Publishing. The collection includes 80 poems in various forms, many of which have previously appeared in journals and literary magazines. 

October 10, 2017

CNY Branch President Mary L. Gardner has an article published in the Fall 2017 issue of The Pen Woman magazine. Gardner's article chronicles the Central New York Branch connection to an historic photo hanging in the Pen Arts Building in Washington, D.C. The photo dates...

October 10, 2017

The CNY Book Awards announced finalists today, and two CNY Branch members were named in the finalist list. Georgia Popoff's The Whiskey of our Discontent is a finalist in the non-fiction category of awards. Nancy Dafoe's Poets Diving in the Night is a finalist in the p...

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June 15, 2017

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