Welcome, Weary Traveler

How in the world did you get here? You must be in dire straits to navigate to such a backwater. Nevertheless, you have arrived, so why not take a look around?

This is Pen to Paper, Indy’s most notorious coterie of misfit writers.

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If you want to learn more about the group and how we operate, check out Newbies Start Here! to learn the basics.

And be sure to check out our Rules of Write Club and acquaint yourself with our guiding principles.

A Typical Friday Evening

A Typical Friday Evening

Member Content

Our members are always writing, always creating, always doing. Check out some of their stuff!

He Can Think Her There Beside Him

There's a man who's climbed a mountain
And he's calling out her name
And he hopes [...]

Fri, Jul 20, 2018
Source: It’s All BS
Novel X
DAY 29 (July 10th, 2018)

BETWEEN TWO DARK SEAS

between two dark seas—
the same dark sea—
soul waters flood a sinuous straight—
We cannot [...]

Sun, Jul 15, 2018
Source: It’s All BS
Novel X
DAY 28 (July 9th, 2018)

TROUBLED LIVES

Troubled lives
garishly painted
crudely hewn idols
of disfigured dreams
now shards in the wake
of a simian traipse.

Disclaimer: I've [...]

Sun, Jul 15, 2018
Source: It’s All BS
Novel X
DAY 27 (July 8th, 2018)

ALL IN CASEMENT WINDOW

all in a casement window—
a boy behind bars
crookedly drawn by
rivulets of rain
dreams dewy [...]

Sun, Jul 15, 2018
Source: It’s All BS
Novel X
DAY 26 (July 7th, 2018)

SECRET GARDEN

We dallied in the secret garden–
our legs variously crossed and uncomposed.
We played like arcadian
children, unharried [...]

Sun, Jul 15, 2018
Source: It’s All BS
Novel X
DAY 25 (July 6th, 2018)

LITTLE DEATH

What is this? This little death?
This loss of heart and stolen breath.
This waterfall dry of [...]

Sun, Jul 15, 2018
Source: It’s All BS