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!

Downtown Indianapolis. The Art Museum. Orchids. And some other weird stuff. Enjoy!

Sun, Mar 11, 2018
Source: It’s All BS
A Short Poem

Conversation with a Dog

Melancholy creature whose master is man,
we are none without our overlords.
Let us weep—you and I [...]

Sat, Feb 24, 2018
Source: It’s All BS
DAY 31 (February 5th, 2018)

ice drops
long after frozen rain fell

on an open umbrella

a bulwark
against all that is hurtful

the sun
may one [...]

Mon, Feb 12, 2018
Source: It’s All BS

Well, I've been a bit remiss in taking photographs. I feel the cold weather is mostly responsible. I just haven't [...]

Sat, Feb 10, 2018
Source: It’s All BS
DAYS 28, 29 and 30 (February 2nd, 3rd and 4th, 2018)


Do you hear them?
You spoke those words [...]

Thu, Feb 08, 2018
Source: It’s All BS
DAY 27 (February 1st, 2018)


I feel a kiss
flutter between us—

  a timid butterfly

Our lips don't touch
Not a kiss, as such—

  just [...]

Tue, Feb 06, 2018
Source: It’s All BS