Readers & Writers Guild

Our Readers & Writers Guild meets the third Friday of select months to hear a featured reader as well as share open mic time, peruse attendee's books for sale, and enjoy pot luck refreshments.  All are welcome!  For further information, please contact Betsy Retallack at

Next meeting: Friday,

November 16, 2018;

7:30 - 9:30 p.m.

in Preston Cutler Room

Featured Reader: Jennifer Jean:

Her debut poetry collection is The Fool (Big Table 2013); her poetry chapbooks include: The Archivist, Fishwife, and In the War. Her poetry and prose have appeared in: Rattle, Drunken Boat, Waxwing, Caketrain, Denver Quarterly, Tidal Basin Review, Solstice, Crab Creek Review, and more. Her manuscript--titled: Object--was a finalist for the Green Mountains Book Prize in 2016. She is Co-director of the Morning Garden Artist Retreats and Poetry Editor for The Mom Egg Review; she teaches writing in Boston-area universities and at Free2Write poetry workshops for trauma survivors. Jennifer is on the programming committee for the Mass Poetry Festival, and she's the Managing Editor at Talking Writing Magazine.


Upcoming meetings: January 18, 2019;

March 15, 2019; May 17, 2019