On a beautiful, late summer afternoon, CNY Branch President and two past-presidents gave a reading in tribute to the late Pearl Newton Rook on Saturday, September 21st at the Newark-Arcadia Historical Society Museum in Newark, NY.
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Rose Mary Luke has been very busy with setting up a tour to promote her new book. She reports that sales have been great, to date. Her book will be available in Barnes and Noble stores starting September here in Dewitt and throughout the country later in the fall. Se...
Katie Turner's art has been juried into the Central New York Watercolor Society Fall Show. CNYWS at Kirkland Art Center (9 1/2 Park Row, Clinton, NY). Show runs 8/29/19-9/27/19. Free reception 9/8/19, 3-5 p.m.
Janet Fagal's poem "Beach Life" is featured in the Summer 2019 issue of Pen Woman magazine. The autobiographical poem was inspired by a painting at found at the Made in New York exhibition in the Schweinfurth Art Gallery in Auburn, New York.
CNY Branch Pen Women make up a good portion of a beautiful new anthology on the subject of the moon and moon landing. A total of twenty-six artists and writers from around the country contributed to this extraordinary anthology.
Nancy Dafoe's poem "Ekphrastic Apogee" was recently named one of four finalists in the first contest of the journal River Heron Review. Her poem will appear in the August 2019 issue of the literary review with the other finalists.
This summer has seen Rachael Ikins interviewed here and abroad. Not only has her book Eating the Sun launched, but multiple anthologies, to which she was asked to contribute, will also debut, on topics from dogs loved and lost to feminist, survivor, and ecological the...