Diane Lechleitner & Christopher Fryer Deliver Reading (in-person at HVWC)

Please join the Hudson Valley Writers Center on Sunday, August 14, as we launch our new series of Hudson Valley authors! In curating a space for local writers, we hope that this program will give recognition to literary talent found in our own backyard and communities. These events will be recurring at HVWC, as we … Read More »

Youth Summer Writers’ Camp

Are you a dedicated creative writer looking for specialized instruction and a peer group? This upper-level workshop hones in on craft elements of writing, such as fiction, creative nonfiction, playwriting, screenwriting, and poetry. Students will gain comfortability in sharing their writing, either through submission opportunities or live readings. Through group conversation, writing prompts, and instruction … Read More »

Poet Andrea Deeken named finalist in 2022 International Book Awards

Just a year ago, Andrea Deeken ordered Sondra Upham’s Freight from Slapering Hol Press (SHP) after her friend Tara introduced her to the poetry collection and publishing company. The package arrived with a small flyer for SHP’s annual chapbook competition, and Deeken had a manuscript waiting to be reviewed. Her piece, Mother Kingdom, peels back … Read More »