Updates and Musings from the Writer's Room

FIU Writers on the Bay Series: Sharing Passion for Writing February 13, 2017

Florida International University’s online publication, Panther Now, recently reported on The Writers on the Bay series, presented in partnership with The Betsy – South Beach, calling it “an opportunity to share passion for writing.” A portion of the post is below. POSTED BY: MARTINA BRETOUS JANUARY 22, 2017 Kayleen Padron/Staff Writer Panthers at The Biscayne […]

A note from alum, Jodie Hollander January 30, 2017

We received an update from our Writer’s Room alum, Jodie Hollander, recently – with news of her upcoming poetry collection. Below you can read more about her work and her recent media exposure. We enjoy hearing from our alumnus – please share your updates when you can, too! Dear Friends,  I am delighted to share […]

From “Nickel in the Machine” by Gemma Sieff January 23, 2017

The Betsy Hotel By Gemma Sieff January 15, 2017 The porch of the Betsy Hotel, a slender silhouette on the main drag of Miami’s South Beach, is flanked by wicker chairs well positioned for watching the slow rollerbladers, slower Rolls-Royces, and Jessica Rabbits flaunt their curves on Ocean Drive. The hotel’s Writer’s Room, which has […]

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