Upcoming Events

Seminar: Publishing Your Fiction 1/21/17 @ 1:00  p.m.

Seminar: Write without Wrong  1/28/17 @ 1:00 p.m.

Seminar: How a Draft Becomes a Novel  2/4/17 @ 1:00 p.m.

Art Opening: Erin O’Keefe 2/3/17 @ 5:30 p.m.

We are a non-profit writing community providing classes, quiet writing space, and a supportive community. We promote the creation and appreciation of literature.


The Mushroom Hunter by Doug Lawson

"The Mushroom Hunter" was originally published in Glimmer Train Stories, Issue #89 (Dec 2013) It was the winner of the Glimmer Train Stories 2012 Fiction Open competition I remember I grabbed the table first. Then I stood up and hung onto the swaying wall. I was...

End-of-Year Member Matching Campaign

WriterHouse has just been given an incredible end-of-year fundraising opportunity. Through the generosity of several anonymous donors, we now have member matching funds for any donation received during the month of December, up to $20,000. While every donation under...

The Bees Laugh by Phil Jason

This is an excerpt from the short story The Bees Laugh, originally published in Prairie Schooner. The bees are transcending. They are leaving their bodies behind in green grassy fields behind my house. Everyone thinks they’ve died, but in actuality, they’re part of...