Updates and Musings from the Writer's Room

“Snow” by Carlos Pintado August 1, 2016

Betsy Writer’s Room alum, and local Miami poet, Carlos Pintado, was recently featured in World Literature Today. We have been delighted with readings of Carlos’ poetry as part of several programs here at The Betsy, including our 2015 Escribe Aquí Iberoamerican Festival. It is thrilling to see the rise of this talented young poet, and […]

Growing community with our partners at Reading Queer July 28, 2016

AMBIENTE Magazine|Revista July 15, 2016 issue, featuring reading Queer’s NEIL DE LA FLOR | Thrilled to witness and support the growth and success of Neil de la Flor and Reading Queer. Neil recently announced the Reading Queer Writer Residency, which will be presented in partnership with The Betsy Writer’s Room. Learn more about the […]

Words flow flow flow July 25, 2016

Writer David Henry Sterry recently stayed with us as part of our Writers in Residence program, and found his stay to be very productive and inspiring. Upon his return home, Sterry sent a token of his appreciation – one that reveals his sense of humor, wit and gratitude. Read more from Sterry at his website:  

In Residence

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