Updates and Musings from the Writer's Room

Martin Ganda’s inspiring visit September 21, 2015

Writer and entrepreneur, Martin Ganda (right foreground) visits a Miami-Dade County seventh grade class as the kick off to The Betsy Book Club. Martin recalls to a rapt audience of young people how letters can change lives. “ Be grateful to your family, your teachers and your friends.” He spoke to the children about his book, […]

“I Will Always Write Back” – Martin Ganda in Miami September 1, 2015

The Betsy’s Writer’s Room welcomes Martin Ganda, co-author of the National Bestselling Memoir, “I Will Always Write Back” as part of the Writers for Young Readers Series. “It started as an assignment. Everyone in Caitlin’s class wrote to an unknown student somewhere in a distant place.  Martin was lucky to even receive a pen-pal letter. […]

Betsy Writer’s Room Alum Christopher Cozier, back in Miami

EXPAND A close-up from “Entanglements” in the Cannonball studio space. Courtesy of Cannonball Cozier spoke with Dana De Greff of Miami New Times for an interview published Monday, August 31, 2015: “’I’ve visited Miami before, but usually the trips are very short,” Cozier told New Times. “When I’ve come in the past to Art Basel […]

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