my grandmothers thirteen bowls

my grandmothers thirteen bowls

“my grandmother’s thirteen bowls” my grandmother’s thirteen bowls had all come from Vietnam, round pale and dusty like her. thirteen hollow half-moons that hadn’t been full in years; her mother’s and father’s swam with dragons and fairies, while mountains stirred...
Crossroads V Teen Award goes to:

Crossroads V Teen Award goes to:

The Tupelo Press Teen Writing Center is proud to present our third annual Crossroads V Award to Kiley Weeks at a special reading at Writerhouse today.We are grateful to Aimee Nezhukumatathil for selecting her from a fantastic group of submissions. Great thanks go to...
Crossroads V Contest Results

Crossroads V Contest Results

We are thrilled to receive the results for both the Virginia Festival of the Book, and the Crossroads Teen Writing Contest All students who have submitted have been informed of the results and invitations to the Virginia Festival of the Book reading have been sent. We...

Paper Cranes

Paper Cranes Jenna Bryant   He spills words onto creamy cellulose sheets squeezing them in the spaces between thin blue veins, uniformly stacked, marred by coffee stains and poor penmanship corners curling, edges torn, a roadmap of wrinkles on parchment skin his...

Winter Writing Workshops Resume Thursday at Writerhouse!

Our popular weekly writing workshops begin again on Thursday, with a special presentation from alumni and student staff! Are you curious about submitting your writing to journals and contests? Alumn Olivia Vande Woude and student staff Marie Ungar share their...