Workshop: SpokenWord

Rhea Carmon presents: Performance Poets - The modern day Griots Saturday May 22, online Zoom 10:45 to 2:30 These workshops in the series designed by John C. Mannone have been wonderful intimate experiences with fellow writers. CWG member rate $10- and nonmember rate $15-. Abstract: Spokenword poetry, hip hop, and slam all originated from the... Continue Reading →

April Contest

The theme for the April contest is "Camaraderie." Our judges will be Helga Kidder judging poetry and Lee Ann Gillen judging fiction and nonfiction, assisted by Kate Landers.  Helga Kidder lives in the Tennessee hills with her husband. She was awarded an MFA from Vermont College. Her poems appeared in Poetry Quarterly, American Diversity Report,... Continue Reading →

Two Authors Presentation

Ray Zimmerman will interview Finn Bille and Helga Kidder about their most recent books in a zoom meeting, Saturday, April 24 at 10:00 AM Eastern USA Helga’s latest poetry collection, Loving the Dead, won the 2020 Blue Light Press Book Award. Fin’s most recent book, The King’s Coin won accolades from the Danish American Heritage... Continue Reading →

Poets Stage

A collaboration between the Chattanooga Writers' Guild and Rhyme N Chatt The Poets Stage is an online performance poetry competition. All the details, rules, and entry form at: POETS STAGE

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