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The Scalpel and the Thread A Master Workshop for Writers

You’ve written for a while, but you need more than a jumpstart, more than free-writing. You want to take your work deeper. Join Mary Sojourner, writer, writing mentor and instructor, and NPR commentator, for a two-part writing circle focused on craft...

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Silver City has... A New Poet Laureate!

Silver City has a new Poet Laureate. Elise Stuart was selected by the Southwest Festival of the Written Word and the Silver City Town Council to be the second person to hold this honorary title. She will hold the position for two years...

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Living under a wide sky, turquoise bright, in a land where crinkled mountains rise purple and brown behind stretches of grass or cacti, some write of their days. Living in that crease where the past and present meet, where English and Spanish and languages of the indigenous meld, some write of their encounters. The Festival celebrates those who write in or about the Southwest, and brings together their readers to touch the rough and smooth of their words, to taste the fire and cool of our written life.
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