Updates and Musings from the Writer's Room

New Women’s Poetry Series at The Betsy Writer’s Room November 1, 2016

This November, a new reading series will hit Miami’s growing literary scene. Founded and curated by Miami-based poets Jen Karetnick and Catherine Prescott, SWWIM (Supporting Women Writers in Miami) will feature female and female-identifying writers from South Florida and across the nation. Hosted by The Betsy-South Beach, a philanthropy and arts-driven boutique luxury hotel located […]

Escribe Aquí: Not goodbye – Nos vemos. October 24, 2016
Remembering Poet Ilyse Kusnetz October 19, 2016

“Sometimes all we can do is bear witness.”  (Ilyse Kusnetz) Remembering the passing of one of our special friends, poet Ilyse Kusnetz, wife of another one of our very special friends, poet Brian Turner – both part of The Betsy Writers Room community.  Ilyse was the opening reader in a celebration of her new book, […]

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