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Her newest collection, Calenday, is out now from Rescue Press: 
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sheriff, outlaw, iconoclast, patron saint, courtesan, dowager, troubadour.  Fester has a bee in his bonnet (please never tell him he has no bonnet).  Also, he's given to aphorisms.

Ten, March.   Fester says:  I didn't say it was, and I didn't say it wasn't.

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Mary Allen

Weeklong Workshops June 12-17
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Kate Aspengren

Weeklong Workshops June 19-24

Thomas Fox Averill

Nancy K. Barry

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Timothy Bascom

Weekend Workshops July 16-17

Kyle Beachy

Weekend Workshops July 9-10
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Linda M. Bendorf

Venise Berry

Melanie Braverman

Weeklong Workshops June 19-24

Kim Brooks

Weekend Workshops July 9-10
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Sarah Sadie Busse

Andrés Carlstein

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Margaret Patton Chapman

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Jennifer Colville

Weekend Workshops June 18-19
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Thomas K. Dean

Weeklong Workshops June 12-17
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Hope Edelman

Two-Week Intensive Workshops July 10-22

Michelle Edwards

Weekend Workshops July 9-10

Mieke Eerkens

Michelle Falkoff

Weeklong Workshops July 24-29

Hugh Ferrer

Weekend Workshops June 18-19
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Katie Ford

Weekend Workshops July 9-10

Cecile Goding

Diana Goetsch

Eric Goodman

Weekend Workshops June 18-19
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Lauren Haldeman

Weekend Workshops July 23-24

Sands Hall

Weeklong Workshops June 12-17

Amy Hassinger

Weeklong Workshops June 12-17

Robin Hemley

Christine Hemp

Weeklong Workshops June 12-17

Patricia Henley

Weekend Workshops July 9-10
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Jim Heynen

Weeklong Workshops June 12-17
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Charles Holdefer

Wayne Johnson

Weekend Workshops July 9-10
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Ilya Kaminsky

Daniel Khalastchi

BK Loren

Weeklong Workshops June 19-24

Sabrina Orah Mark

Mark Mayer

Weeklong Workshops June 12-17
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Lon Otto

Juliet Patterson

Carol Spindel

Weeklong Workshops June 12-17
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Richard Thomas

Weeklong Workshops June 12-17
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June Melby

Weeklong Workshops July 17-22

Gordon Mennenga

Weekend Workshops June 18-19
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Michael Morse

Marc Nieson

Weekend Workshops June 18-19
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Sarah Saffian

Weeklong Workshops June 19-24

Zach Savich

Weeklong Workshops June 19-24
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Anna Morrison

Weekend Workshops June 25-26
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Beau O’Reilly

Rachel Moritz

Weekend Workshops July 9-10

Paula Morris

Weekend Workshops July 9-10
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Kathleen Rooney

Weekend Workshops July 9-10

Suzanne Scanlon

Weekend Workshops July 9-10
Weeklong Workshops July 17-22

Sarah A. Strickley

Weeklong Workshops July 17-22

James McKean

Weeklong Workshops July 10-15

Ian Stansel

Weeklong Workshops July 10-15
Weeklong Workshops July 24-29

Ned Stuckey-French

Weeklong Workshops July 10-15
Weeklong Workshops July 17-22

Karen Subach

Mark Jude Poirier

Two-Week Intensive Workshops July 10-22

Elizabeth Stuckey-French

Two-Week Intensive Workshops July 10-22

Jude Nutter

Elizabeth Robinson

Weeklong Workshops July 17-22

Anjali Sachdeva

Mary Kay Shanley

Weekend Workshops July 23-24
Weeklong Workshops July 24-29

Michael Martone

Weeklong Workshops July 17-22

Sandra Scofield

Weeklong Workshops July 17-22
Weekend Workshops July 23-24

Malinda McCollum

Weekend Workshops July 23-24
Weeklong Workshops July 24-29

Anthony Varallo

Jacqueline Briggs Martin

Weeklong Workshops June 12-17

Instructor: Mary Allen
Memoir
Instructor: Kate Aspengren
Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Thomas K. Dean
Nonfiction|Memoir
Instructor: Hugh Ferrer
Fiction|Novel|Short Story
Instructor: Sands Hall
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Amy Hassinger
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Christine Hemp
Poetry
Instructor: Jim Heynen
Fiction|Nonfiction|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Mark Mayer
Fiction|Short Story
Instructor: Lon Otto
Fiction|Nonfiction|Novel|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Carol Spindel
Nonfiction|Essay|Memoir|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Richard Thomas
Fiction|Novel|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender

Weeklong Workshops June 19-24

Instructor: Kate Aspengren
Playwriting/Screenwriting
Instructor: Melanie Braverman
Fiction|Nonfiction|Poetry|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Robin Hemley
Fiction|Nonfiction|Essay|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Jim Heynen
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: BK Loren
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Mark Mayer
Fiction|Nonfiction|Poetry|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Marc Nieson
Nonfiction|Essay
Instructor: Lon Otto
Fiction|Nonfiction|Essay|Novel|Short Story|Memoir|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Juliet Patterson
Nonfiction|Poetry|Essay|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender|Hybrid Forms
Instructor: Sarah Saffian
Nonfiction|Memoir
Instructor: Zach Savich
Nonfiction|Essay|Memoir

Weeklong Workshops July 10-15

Instructor: Nancy K. Barry
Essay
Instructor: Kyle Beachy
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Margaret Patton Chapman
Fiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Mieke Eerkens
Nonfiction|Essay|Memoir|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Diana Goetsch
Nonfiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Patricia Henley
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: James McKean
Nonfiction|Memoir
Instructor: Paula Morris
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Ian Stansel
Fiction|Short Story
Instructor: Ned Stuckey-French
Nonfiction|Essay
Instructor: Karen Subach
Fiction|Poetry|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender|Hybrid Forms

Weeklong Workshops July 17-22

Instructor: Linda M. Bendorf
Essay|Memoir|Hybrid Forms
Instructor: Wayne Johnson
Fiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Michael Martone
Fiction|Short Story
Instructor: June Melby
Nonfiction|Memoir
Instructor: Gordon Mennenga
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Jude Nutter
Poetry
Instructor: Elizabeth Robinson
Poetry|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Anjali Sachdeva
Fiction|Novel|Short Story
Instructor: Suzanne Scanlon
Nonfiction|Essay
Instructor: Sandra Scofield
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Sarah A. Strickley
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Ned Stuckey-French
Nonfiction|Essay

Weeklong Workshops July 24-29

Instructor: Timothy Bascom
Essay
Instructor: Michelle Falkoff
Children's/Young Adult|Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Hugh Ferrer
Fiction|Nonfiction|Poetry|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Charles Holdefer
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Daniel Khalastchi
Poetry
Instructor: Malinda McCollum
Fiction|Novel|Short Story
Instructor: Suzanne Scanlon
Fiction|Nonfiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender|Hybrid Forms
Instructor: Sandra Scofield
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Mary Kay Shanley
Nonfiction|Memoir
Instructor: Ian Stansel
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Anthony Varallo
Fiction|Short Story

Weekend Workshops June 18-19

Instructor: Melanie Braverman
Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Jennifer Colville
Fiction|Short Story
Instructor: Hugh Ferrer
Fiction|Novel|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Eric Goodman
Fiction|Nonfiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Amy Hassinger
Fiction|Nonfiction|Poetry|Essay|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Christine Hemp
Nonfiction|Memoir
Instructor: Sabrina Orah Mark
Poetry
Instructor: June Melby
Fiction|Nonfiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Gordon Mennenga
Fiction|Novel|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Marc Nieson
Fiction|Nonfiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Carol Spindel
Nonfiction|Memoir
Instructor: Richard Thomas
Fiction|Novel

Weekend Workshops June 25-26

Instructor: Mary Allen
Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Thomas Fox Averill
Fiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Thomas K. Dean
Nonfiction|Memoir
Instructor: Eric Goodman
Nonfiction|Essay
Instructor: Jim Heynen
Fiction|Nonfiction|Poetry|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: BK Loren
Fiction|Nonfiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Mark Mayer
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Anna Morrison
Fiction|Nonfiction|Poetry|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Marc Nieson
Children's/Young Adult|Fiction|Nonfiction|Essay|Novel|Short Story|Memoir|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Lon Otto
Fiction|Nonfiction|Poetry|Essay|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Beau O’Reilly
Fiction|Playwriting/Screenwriting
Instructor: Juliet Patterson
Poetry
Instructor: Sarah Saffian
Nonfiction|Memoir
Instructor: Zach Savich
Poetry

Weekend Workshops July 9-10

Instructor: Nancy K. Barry
Essay
Instructor: Kyle Beachy
Fiction|Short Story
Instructor: Kim Brooks
Fiction|Nonfiction|Essay|Short Story|Memoir|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Margaret Patton Chapman
Children's/Young Adult|Fiction|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Michelle Edwards
Children's/Young Adult|Fiction
Instructor: Mieke Eerkens
Nonfiction|Essay|Hybrid Forms
Instructor: Katie Ford
Poetry
Instructor: Cecile Goding
Nonfiction|Memoir|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Diana Goetsch
Poetry
Instructor: Patricia Henley
Fiction|Short Story
Instructor: Wayne Johnson
Nonfiction|Essay|Memoir|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Rachel Moritz
Poetry
Instructor: Paula Morris
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Kathleen Rooney
Fiction|Nonfiction|Essay|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender|Hybrid Forms
Instructor: Suzanne Scanlon
Fiction|Nonfiction|Essay|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Sarah A. Strickley
Fiction|Short Story

Weekend Workshops July 16-17

Instructor: Timothy Bascom
Essay
Instructor: Kyle Beachy
Novel|Short Story|Memoir|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Sarah Sadie Busse
Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Andrés Carlstein
Fiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Margaret Patton Chapman
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Mieke Eerkens
Nonfiction|Essay
Instructor: Diana Goetsch
Fiction|Nonfiction|Poetry|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Wayne Johnson
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Gordon Mennenga
Fiction|Novel|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Anna Morrison
Poetry
Instructor: Elizabeth Robinson
Fiction|Poetry|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Anjali Sachdeva
Fiction|Nonfiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Mary Kay Shanley
Fiction|Nonfiction|Essay|Short Story|Memoir|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender|Hybrid Forms
Instructor: Sarah A. Strickley
Fiction|Short Story

Weekend Workshops July 23-24

Instructor: Linda M. Bendorf
Fiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Kim Brooks
Essay
Instructor: Andrés Carlstein
Fiction|Novel|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Jennifer Colville
Fiction|Nonfiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Cecile Goding
Fiction|Nonfiction|Poetry|Short Story|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Lauren Haldeman
Fiction|Nonfiction|Poetry|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender|Hybrid Forms
Instructor: Ilya Kaminsky
Poetry
Instructor: Daniel Khalastchi
Poetry
Instructor: Malinda McCollum
Fiction|Novel|Short Story
Instructor: Anna Morrison
Playwriting/Screenwriting
Instructor: Beau O’Reilly
Fiction|Nonfiction|Poetry|Playwriting/Screenwriting|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Anjali Sachdeva
Fiction|Nonfiction|Multi-Genre/Genre-Bender
Instructor: Sandra Scofield
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Mary Kay Shanley
Nonfiction|Memoir
Instructor: Ian Stansel
Fiction|Novel
Instructor: Anthony Varallo
Fiction|Short Story

Two-Week Intensive Workshops July 10-22

Instructor: Hope Edelman
Nonfiction|Memoir
Instructor: Mark Jude Poirier
Playwriting/Screenwriting
Instructor: Elizabeth Stuckey-French
Fiction|Novel
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