This week was fairly relaxing. I have family visiting and it has been nice to spend time with them, although I am feeling ready to get back into the normal routine of work.  On Saturday, we had our second Family Days event of the summer and we had a good turnout! Jill Harding was there…

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We have moved in! Well, for the most part. We are finally working from our new Writing Center! It has been longer than what was originally planned, but that doesn’t make us any less excited to be here now. I have only been working at the new Center for a few days, but it has…

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This summer is flying by! I feel like I have done and learned so much in these past few weeks and I still have so much time left. A few days ago, I monitored our first Craft of Writing Series workshop with Peter Geye and Rebecca Makkai. I want to start by saying that they…

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July 21st, 2020 It has now been a few weeks since I began my internship with Write On and I can hardly express the connection that I already feel between myself and this organization. Our new building is almost ready and I am anxiously awaiting the day that we all get to move into the…

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When I decided to stay in Door County for another summer, I thought it would just be the same as every other summer. I would be working as a waitress, going on walks with the dogs and taking the occasional morning fishing trip. I had just graduated from Winona State University with my degree in…

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It’s 7:00 in the morning. The dew is still heavy on the early Kansas sunrise. I’m driving and off to my right I see a swing set and a woman, not a child or a young girl, swing in the early morning light. I can see her back. She is pumping hard as I pass…

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