Updates and Musings from the Writer's Room

Caridad McCormick: A Woman of her Word May 23, 2016

SFLTV recently featured one of our Writer’s Room alumnus, Caridad McCormick, in a segment called “South Florida Superheroes.” We are thrilled to share this feature on Caridad, and fully endorse her superhero status! Our latest Classroom Crusader teaches language arts and dual enrollment at G. Holmes Braddock High School. But that’s just the tip of the […]

New book by Writer’s Room Alum Kate Angus May 16, 2016

Thanking Writers Room alum, Kate Angus, author of So Late to the Party (Negative Capability Press, 2016) for a generous shout out in her dedication, remembering quiet times in The Betsy Writer’s Room, on South Beach. Learn more about the poet and her newest book at her website,

American Novelist Tim O’Brien at The Betsy, May 2016 May 10, 2016

The Betsy Writers Room is proud to host 2016 Lawrence Sanders Award Winning Writer, Tim O’Brien, our writers room artist in residence this week, in partnership with the Creative Writing Program at Florida International University’s Writers on the Bay Program.   William Timothy “Tim” O’Brien is an American novelist best known for his work of […]

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