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Prince William Arts Council Presents ‘In the Company of Laureates’ Poetry Event

Prince William Arts Council Presents ‘In the Company of Laureates’ Poetry Event

| September 27, 2019 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

This fun, entertaining, and inspirational event features Poets Laureate from Virginia, Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina and Pennsylvania

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Write by the Rails Announces ‘Poems Around Town’ Art Initiative

Write by the Rails Announces ‘Poems Around Town’ Art Initiative

| August 19, 2019 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

The arts initiative is meant to encourage residents and visitors to “stop and read a piece of literary art” created by community members.

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Bury Me Under a Lilac by Katherine Gotthardt Is “Poetic Journey”

Bury Me Under a Lilac by Katherine Gotthardt Is “Poetic Journey”

Local author Katherine Gotthardt has released her fifth book, a collection of original poetry entitled, Bury Me Under a Lilac. Gotthardt calls the book “a poetic journey from birth through passing,”

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Bull Run Middle School Celebrates ‘Poem in Your Pocket Day’

Bull Run Middle School Celebrates ‘Poem in Your Pocket Day’

| May 1, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

Students from Bull Run Middle School in Haymarket celebrated National Poem in Your Pocket Day by carrying around a poem and sharing them with their peers.

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Art Council Names New Prince William Poet Laureate

Art Council Names New Prince William Poet Laureate

The Prince William County Arts Council has named Kathy Smaltz of Nokesville Prince William Poet Laureate for 2016-18.

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UPDATED: Writers Groups Host Poet Laureate Event

UPDATED: Writers Groups Host Poet Laureate Event

| October 6, 2015 | 0 Comments | Arts & Entertainment

This weekend, local poetry lovers may find themselves “In the Company of Laureates,” if they choose to attend the Sunday afternoon gathering at the Hylton Performing Arts Center.

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Local Teen Writers Win State Competition

Local Teen Writers Win State Competition

| August 23, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

The Virginia Writers Club has announced winners of their annual Teen Scholarship and Teen Golden Nib Contest competitions.

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Write by the Rails Founder Katherine Gotthardt Named to Northern VA Poetry Post

Write by the Rails Founder Katherine Gotthardt Named to Northern VA Poetry Post

The Poetry Society of Virginia has appointed Bristow poet Katherine M. Gotthardt Vice President of the Society’s Northern Region.

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Selection Panel Names Two Prince William Poets Laureate

Selection Panel Names Two Prince William Poets Laureate

Robert Scott of Haymarket, a novelist, and Alexandra “Zan” Hailey of Manassas, student at VCU, will share the position of Prince William Poet Laureate.

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Rising Writers of All Ages Gather to Share Knowledge, Experience

Rising Writers of All Ages Gather to Share Knowledge, Experience

Writers of all ages from around Prince William came together to share their knowledge of writing and publishing at the Write By the Rails (WBTR) first Rising Writer Workshop.

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