The Peninsula Pulse’s annual Hal Prize issue honors the late Harold (Hal) Grutzmacher, a man whose passion for writing and teaching the craft of writing spanned his lifetime. While his specialty was the English Romantic period, particularly William Wordsworth, he also loved reading (and re-reading) James Bond novels. His greatest passion, however, was teaching writing…. [ Read On ]
FOR PHOTOGRAPHY, POETRY, FICTION & NON-FICTION
In partnership with the Peninsula Pulse, Write On presents the annual Hal Prize in Photography, Poetry, Fiction, and Nonfiction. Conducted annually since 2001, the mission of the Peninsula Pulse’s Hal Prize is to encourage and appreciate artistic expression through various literary forms and photography.
Write On, Door County is pleased to administer the Norbert Blei Poetry Award. Presented annually, the award honors the late renowned Door County author Norbert Blei. The award includes a prize of $250 and complimentary registration to the Washington Island Literary Festival.
firstname.lastname@example.org | 920-868-1457 Write On, Door County curates and maintains the Poetry Trail at Newport State Park. Up to 18 poems are displayed on 10 permanent stanchions along the Rowleys Bay and Monarch trails. Available year-round, exhibits change quarterly. The works of local writers, Wisconsin poets, and others are displayed. Contributors include school children, published… [ Read On ]
A selection committee organized by Write On, Door County nominates a qualified individual to serve as the Door County Poet Laureate. The Door County Board of Supervisors approves the nomination. The appointment of Poet Laureate is two years. The purpose of the Poet Laureate appointment is to raise the county consciousness to a greater level of appreciation for the reading and writing of poetry and to serve as a literary ambassador to the community.