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.

If you haven’t visited our Meetup site, I’d urge you to check it out! You’ll get the latest scoop on upcoming events.

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!

John Milton
DAY 9 (May 19th, 2017) John Milton

On His Blindness

When I consider how my light is spent,
Ere half my [...]

Sat, May 20, 2017
Source: It’s All BS
A. E. Housman
DAY 7 (May 17th, 2017) A. E. Housman

Into My Heart an Air That Kills

Into my heart an air that kills
From yon [...]

Fri, May 19, 2017
Source: It’s All BS
May 12th: Wet Leaves

Here are a few pics from the IU Campus on a perfect, spring day, a few pics from a bike [...]

Wed, May 17, 2017
Source: It’s All BS
John Gould Fletcher
DAY 5 (May 15th, 2017) John Gould Fletcher

Chinese Poet Among Barbarians

The rain drives, drives endlessly,
Heavy threads of rain;
The wind beats at [...]

Wed, May 17, 2017
Source: It’s All BS
Ralph Waldo Emerson
DAY 3 (May 13, 2017) Ralph Waldo Emerson


It is time to be old,
To take in sail:—
The god of bounds,
Who sets to [...]

Sun, May 14, 2017
Source: It’s All BS
Thomas Hardy
DAY 1 (May 11, 2017 Thomas Hardy

The Darkling Thrush

I leant upon a coppice gate
When Frost was spectre-gray,
And Winter's dregs made desolate
The [...]

Sat, May 13, 2017
Source: It’s All BS