2018 Crime Wave Flash Fiction Contest

Preston“On the thirteenth alligator gizzard she opened with her scalpel, out poured a dazzling array of cabochon-cut star sapphires, mingled with mud, grit, and a rotting human finger.That’s your opening line. And it’s a gift to you from author Douglas Preston, whose books—both solo and as part of the …

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MWPA Non-Member Survey

Survey-2-1024x1024This autumn, the MWPA’s board of directors began the process of developing a strategic plan that will guide the organization not only in 2018 but serve to focus its work in the coming years. We would love your input.

As the MWPA works to expand its benefits and programming, and grow and diversify its membership, any insights, perspectives, or feedback you offer might help add …

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orange-letter-g-512MWPA’s GATHER 18.0 encourages members (and their friends!) to meet and mingle with fellow members in one of fifteen (15!) locations around Maine for camaraderie and conversation on November 15. There is no agenda to GATHER besides getting together with your community of fellow writers to talk writing, reading, and life.

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JANICE N. HARRINGTON: An Evening of Poetry & Conversation

Harrington PrimitiveDate & Time: November 17 at 7 PM (Doors at 6:30 PM)
Location: SPACE Gallery

This MWPA Founder’s Project event welcomes award-winning poet Janice N. Harrington for a poetry reading and on-stage conversation with MWPA co-founder Lee Sharkey. …

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