Ireland in August

Write in Dingle, Ireland, Aug. 3 to 10 with Andre Dubus III, Mia Gallagher, Ann Hood, Leanna James Blackwell, Mark McLoughlin, Elizabeth Peavey, Tommy Shea and me at Bay Path University's fifth annual Summer Writing Seminar. Open to students in Bay Path University's MFA program in nonfiction, and to fiction and nonfiction writers from the … Continue reading Ireland in August

A Wholelotta People

That could be one meaning of AWP, the Assocation of Writers and Writing Programs, which next week holds its annual convention - North America's largest - in Tampa. With at least 12,000 attendees, 2,000 speakers and 500 readers, it's an inspiring wave or, depending on your daily rate of interaction with the rest of humanity, … Continue reading A Wholelotta People