Upcoming Events

Brenda Walcott

Wed. Sep 16, 2015
At 7:30 PM.
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June 20th we celebrate our 5th Anniversary!

In 2013 our third anniversary coincided with Vincent Ferrini’s centenary.  This June Vincent’s spirit returns bringing with him the ghosts of Olson and Eliot. Don’t miss it!   Here is a 2 min clip from 2013’s festivities!  

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  Buy tickets to the Gala here.

If you missed Rock’n Roll Fish tales here it is!

Paralyzed From the Neck Down

By Anthony Weller Wall Street Journal April 10, 2015 6:26 p.m. ET The strangest aspect of being paralyzed is that nobody ever, ever asks you what it’s like. This may be from concern over not hurting your feelings. Or not wanting to bring up the issue. Or superstition that your paralysis might be contagious if […]

Shahar Bram Reads Tuvia Ruebner’s first poem in Hebrew


Veronica Golos

From The Lost Notebook of Mary Day Brown, Elba, New York, late evening, December 6, 1859  (5 days after the hanging of my husband John Brown.) This morning they began to arrive. First one in a small wagon, his young son beside him. Then an entire family, three children, father mother, grandmother. Even some we […]

International Women’s Day at The Gloucester Writers Center

    On Sunday afternoon March 8, over 25 women gathered at the Writers Center to read from the work of their favorite women writers. As the event began the room filled up with more people, some who came just to listen. Chairs were set up in two large circles, one inside the other and […]