Author Archive: Writers of the Triangle

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Mountain Retreats with Writers Summer 2014

Mountain Retreats with Writers Summer 2014

Cullowhee Mountain Arts has extraordinary offerings to tempt writers and artists of every kind. Who would not wish to spend four months there taking one workshop after another, celebrating creativity. Several writers who I have had the pleasure of meeting personally are leading writing retreats have a look: Kathryn Stripling Byer – Singing it Forward […]

March 18, 2014 | By More
The Necessity of Twitter

The Necessity of Twitter

Back in my day, around 2010, after Facebook, writers would roll their eyes and put their foot down. Twitter is the last straw, it’s too much. Today, new writers have added Google+ after Facebook, and they still roll their eyes and put their food down about Twitter, but they’ve added Google+; and not just their […]

March 18, 2014 | By More
When Women Waken – International Journal for Poetry Prose & Images

When Women Waken – International Journal for Poetry Prose & Images

When Women Waken is an international journal for Poetry, Prose & Images published through Women Writers, Women Books, an international online magazine focused on contemporary women writers, writing and publishing. The fourth issue, Power, was published online February 28, 2014 under the leadership of Senior Editor, Kerry Holjes, with guest Poetry Editor, Pamela Taylor, and […]

March 18, 2014 | By More
Raleigh Durham Independent Press Co-Hosts Buy Local Holiday Fair

Raleigh Durham Independent Press Co-Hosts Buy Local Holiday Fair

Holiday Fair Near Raleigh Saturday December 14, 2013, Jacar Press is co-hosting a Buy Local Holiday Fair with the American Turkish Association of North Carolina. The holiday fair takes place in downtown Cary, NC just minutes from the Town Hall on 303 East Durham Road. Some of the local items for sale will be: Books […]

December 10, 2013 | By More
Writers Resources in the Raleigh Area of North Carolina

Writers Resources in the Raleigh Area of North Carolina

Ever thought that with the Internet providing instant connectivity almost anywhere in the world writers might not need local resources? It helps a lot, especially writers in remote places or with a unique niche. But the Internet doesn’t replace “Place”; it only adds to it with virtual extensions. We still need local connection – the […]

September 27, 2013 | By More
North Carolina Poetry Society

North Carolina Poetry Society

The North Carolina Poetry Society meetings are four times a year in Southern Pines at the Weymouth Center. The Weymouth Center in Southern Pines Periodically they feature poets at a reading at McIntyre’s Bookstore in Fearrington Village. You can get on the NCPS email newsletter list and get notices, or get on McIntyre’s Bookstore’s email […]

July 26, 2013 | By More
Photos of Writers in the Triangle

Photos of Writers in the Triangle

The North Carolina Writer’s Network says that North Carolina is the Writingist State. Whether we have more writerly events and notoriety than Massachusetts, California, New York or Georgia, who is to say, but it’s a great place to be a writer – noted or not. Here is a collection of photographs, mostly taken by writer […]

May 17, 2013 | By More
Poetry and Short Prose Submissions Sought at Fuquay Varina Open Mic Series

Poetry and Short Prose Submissions Sought at Fuquay Varina Open Mic Series

Poetry and short prose writers in the greater Triangle area are invited to read at the Third Thursday Open Mic Series sponsored by Main Street Rag and hosted by Jan Parker, Nancy Young and Laura Towne at the Stars Theater and Arts center in Fuquay Varina. Every reading at the Third Thursday Open Mic is […]

March 14, 2013 | By More
Triangle Author Publishes New Children’s Fairy Tale about Healing

Triangle Author Publishes New Children’s Fairy Tale about Healing

North Carolina Author Publishes Fairy Tale on Grief (Updated October 30, 2013 with paperback books and reader feedback.) Triangle author, Anora Sutherland, published her children’s fairy tale about healing from grief as an ebook October 16, 2012. The cover illustration was painted by a local Raleigh artist. The summer of 2013, two paperback editions of […]

December 31, 2012 | By More
Internships for Writing and Editing Skills

Internships for Writing and Editing Skills

I am a sophomore student at North Carolina State University in Raleigh, majoring in English. I’m planning to graduate college a year early, so this summer I applied for a number of internships on a site called www.internships.com. Ideally I was looking for something in the writing and editing field to start gaining professional experience […]

September 12, 2012 | By More