ARRIVAL is a poetic love story between mother and daughter. The poems are road maps, intertwining generations with a narrative beginning in 1950 with a woman who is pregnant with twins. In her seventh month she delivers a stillborn boy and a baby girl weighing less than two pounds. From there, the evocation of a series of catastrophic family events brings forth Cheryl Boyce-Taylor’s power to strip her readers down to their most vulnerable.
Known for her stunning fine art photography, her literary portraits and her lyric videos, Rachel Eliza Griffiths joins Festival of Women Writers 2017
Clear a swath of your book shelves for Festival of Women Writers Participating Writer’s published works.
Hobart Book Village Festival of Women Writers announces its stunning roster of Participating Writers for 2017
On the weekend after Labor Day 2016, September 9, 10 & 11th, the tiny village of Hobart, New York hosted its fourth annual Festival of Women Writers. It was an exciting three-day Festival of public readings, writing workshops, panel discussion, bookselling, book buying, food, and camaraderie. Hosted and sponsored by the six independent bookstores of…
Festival 2015 took place on September 11, 12 & 13th, our third glorious year of readings and workshops celebrating the work of women authors.
View a slideshow of the women and the works featured in our second year of Festival of Women Writers, held on September 5, 6 & 7th.