Lois Batchelor Howard’s sonnet won an award in the 2017 Soul-Making Keats Literary Competition.
She also has had two poems accepted and published in Pennine Ink, UK.
Lois Batchelor Howard’s fiction short story”One More Memory” was published in the Fall issue of The Pen Woman Magazine.
Carol Mann placed second in the Palm Springs Writers Guild Personal Essay Contest with her piece called “The Modeling Phase.”
Lois Batchelor-Howard accomplishments:
• 2016 Biennial Letters Competition: 2nd Place, Della Crowder Miller Petrarchan Sonnet Award and 3rd Place, CNY Branch 90th Anniversary Memoir Award
• Poems published: “After The Phone Call” in The Light Between Us, The Pen Women Press; “When Young” in Pennine Ink, Burnley, the United Kingdom; “Light” In Colorado Life magazine
• poetry Reading, laced with piano, presented in Vista Montana August 10, 2016
• chosen to be a part of a Writing Seminar in Brevard College, NC
Marj Charlier, author of six contemporary women’s novels, will appear as a guest of Wheatmark Publishing at the Tucson Festival of Books, March 11-12, 2017
Carol Mann, author/poet, has released her book ALL Ways a Woman which she published with illustrations by watercolorist Lynn Centeno
Carol Mann was a guest blogger on the NLAPW website for their Creative Inspirational Wisdom series. Her post is titled A Creative Journey.