Pristine linen caressed his care worn hands, caressed back by scars and calluses rough against the finely spun weave. Threads … More
They planted a wooden cross on the weedy slope off the west side of Exit 18, we noticed, so Albert … More
“No! This can’t be happening now.” Catlyn Westlake thought as her stomach churned it seemed like for the hundredth time. … More
We want to send a big thank you to everyone who participated in our contest and helped make it a … More
The dream came from the middle of the night, as my guts turned from pain to fermented stone. The gooey … More
Can you harvest a story out of this garden poster? You could win a gift certificate to the Friends of … More
Talitha Botsford (1901-2002) was an Elmira resident who wrote poetry and painted pictures. The Steele Memorial is currently digitizing some … More
A how-to manual as accessible as his poems, former US Poet Laureate Ted Kooser offers guidance to writers of poetry with the same fun and candor of a good friend talking with you over coffee.