An Evening with Lauren Acampora & Sandra Newman

Lauren Acampora’s first novel, The Paper Wasp, was published by Grove Atlantic in June 2019. It’s been named a Best Summer Read by The New York Times Book Review, USA Today, ELLE,... Read more »

SHP Presents: Annual War & Peace Reading featuring Pamela Hart & Frances Richey

Eight local poets and writers will read original work responding to war and resistance in current events, art, and history. Submit your original published or unpublished work to Pamela Hart is... Read more »

An Evening with Susan Choi & Helen Phillips

Susan Choi’s first novel, The Foreign Student, won the Asian-American Literary Award for fiction. Her second novel, American Woman, was a finalist for the 2004 Pulitzer Prize. Her third novel, A Person... Read more »

Poetry Master Class with Patrick Donnelly

Layering Story, Feeling, and Thinking Elements: How Understanding the Three Modes of Poetry Can Help Us Write and Revise Our Own Poems with Patrick Donnelly This workshop will explore the defining characteristics,... Read more »

An Evening with Patrick Donnelly, Ron Slate, and Stephanie Strickland

Patrick Donnelly is the author of four books of poetry. Former poet laureate of Northampton, Massachusetts, Donnelly is director of the Poetry Seminar at The Frost Place. Donnelly’s translations with Stephen D.... Read more »

Writing Nature with Larry Weaner, a collaboration with Teatown

Larry Weaner is an icon in the world of ecological landscape design, and now his revolutionary approach is available to all gardeners. Garden Revolution shows how an ecological approach to planting can... Read more »

An Evening with Margo Taft Stever, Suzanne Cleary, and Arthur Sze

Hi Margo Taft Stever’s poetry collections include Cracked Piano (CavanKerry Press, 2019); Ghost Moose (Kattywompus Press, 2019); The Lunatic Ball (Kattywompus Press, 2015); The Hudson Line (Main Street Rag, 2012); Frozen Spring... Read more »

Master Class with Poet Arthur Sze

This is a rare opportunity for east coast poets to study with one of the most established and revered poets of our time. Tickets for this 3 hour intensive course are $124.... Read more »

Writing Workshop: Blah, Blah, Love: Pushing Past Clichés in Love Poems with Jessica Jacobs

So much of our self-definition rests on who we love and desire, as well as all those loves lost. But when trying to translate those honest sentences—”I love you,” “I want you”—into... Read more »

Writing Workshop: Writing in the Age of Loneliness – Eco-Literature & the Writer’s Task with Nickole Brown

We are now in the throes of a sixth mass extinction of plants and animals. Some call it the Antropocene, but biologist E.O. Wilson said it may be called by scientists and... Read more »