Classes

NYWW at the JCC: Advanced Fiction: Fall, 2018, to be announced

Ready to challenge yourself to produce new work? Or revise and prepare works already in progress for publication? Rigorous yet sensitive critique; every other week deadlines; lively discussions about the elements of fiction are the features of this workshop. Work is read in advance of class for discussion. To apply, send 5-10 double spaced pages to meb4444@​gmail.com





Character Development in Fiction Saturday Intensive: 10AM-4PM April 21, 2018, NYU Washington Square Campus


Peripatetic Writing Workshop in St. Simons Island, Georgia, February 17-24, 2018
www.peripateticwritingandart.org

Peripatetic Writing Workshop in Deal, Kent, UK in July 2018



Maureen's uncanny ear protected my voice while guiding me to open new paths for my fiction. The Peripatetic is a Four Star Experience: Brilliant food, sympathetic company, inspiring surroundings and excellent literary advice.
Louise Farmer Smith, One Hundred Years of Marriage.



Events

March 9, 2018: AWP in Tampa, Florida
Celebrating 42 years of the Barbara Deming Memorial Money for Women Fund with readings by Crystal Williams, Joy Katz, Nicole Dennis-Benn and Tsering, moderated by Maureen Brady


May, 2018


May 10 Book Launch Party--save the date! 5-7PM

May 22 Bo's Restaurant YEAH YOU WRITE reading, with Julia Glass and others.
Reserve for dinner before the reading! Good food, good company!


June, 2018


June 7 KGB Reading Series of New York Writers Workshop

June: tbd Washington DC

Fiction
An absorbing tale of rebirth, redemption, and finally finding the way back home
A book about work and passion and the way the women come together to break out of their oppressive circumstances and achieve victory.
This is Francie's story. Francie weaves a new life for herself by untying the knots that have kept her in bondage: a childhood terrorized by an alcoholic father and a secret of violence shared with her mother.
Nonfiction
A daily companion for women as they navigate the midlife passage
A collection of affirmations and thoughtful meditations which bring the experience of sexual abuse into the light where hope resides, making change and healing possible. Now available as an ebook!