Camp for writers to rent on Blue Mountain Lake

Camp available to writers seeking serenity, available mid-July through mid-October. This is a one-time opportunity to rent this space for a private retreat. Located on Blue Mountain Lake on the southern shore, the deck catches sun all day. $125 per day. There are two bedrooms with queen beds and one bathroom, a nice kitchen, fireplace, … Continue reading Camp for writers to rent on Blue Mountain Lake

Applications open for the Anne LaBastille Memorial Writers Residency

INDOOR AND OUTDOOR WRITING SPACES, FAMILY-STYLE MEALS, AND FIRESIDE DISCUSSIONS AT A LAKESIDE LODGE IN THE ADIRONDACKS October 5-19, 2019 The Adirondack Center for Writing offers a two-week residency annually in October to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers at a lodge on Twitchell Lake in the heart of the Adirondack Mountains. Six writers … Continue reading Applications open for the Anne LaBastille Memorial Writers Residency

A Question of Survival: presentation by author Gene Lalonde at Old Forge Library

A Question of Survival: A presentation by author Gene Lalonde will be held on Tuesday October 24 at 7 p.m. at the Old Forge Library, 220 Crosby Blvd.  Lalonde will offer insight on the types of emergencies that may be encountered in one’s lifetime and suggestions on how to prepare for and survive them. Potential emergencies related to winter weather and travel, and also the loss of … Continue reading A Question of Survival: presentation by author Gene Lalonde at Old Forge Library

Yvona Fast releases new title

Yvona Fast’s poems have appeared in Farming Magazine, The Poeteer, Oswego Alumni Magazine (online), Weekend Poets of Pyramid anthology (2015 and 2016), and Perspectives, Poetry Concerning Autism and Other Disabilities, vol.1. In 2016, she brought PoemVillage to Saranac Lake. She has written a weekly food column for the Adirondack Daily Enterprise and Lake Placid News since 2005, is the author of … Continue reading Yvona Fast releases new title