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IRC Poet Laureate – Call for Nominations & Applications

IRC Poet Laureate – Call for Nominations & Applications

The position of IRC Poet Laureate is a 4-year term. Sean Sexton served two sequential terms (2016-2020 and 2020-2024) and it is now time for a new Laureate to be appointed. Apply or Nominate

2024 Write in the Middle Summer Camp

2024 Write in the Middle Summer Camp

Camp registration is now available! Click here for more information and to get your child registered.

Happy Mother’s Day from Teen Writers

Happy Mother’s Day from Teen Writers

Have you seen the May issue of Vero Beach Magazine, yet? We worked with the editor, Kelly Rogers, to find some teen writers with something to say about their love for their moms in time for Mother’s Day. There were…

Saying Goodbye to National Poetry Month

Saying Goodbye to National Poetry Month

As April comes to a close, please enjoy two poems written by teen writers. Note that both these poems were written on the spot to a prompt at the Writing Center during April’s First Friday Open House. The first poem…

Laura (Riding) Jackson & Gertrude Stein

Laura (Riding) Jackson & Gertrude Stein

Published by: University of New Mexico Press Elizabeth Friedmann, author of A Mannered Grace: The Life of Laura (Riding) Jackson, reviews a new edited selection of the letters exchanged with Gertrude Stein. Read the review here.