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!

Here are some pics of downtown Indy, some windmills on the way to Chicago, and Chicago itself. Enjoy!

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Tue, May 08, 2018
Source: It’s All BS

Your Words

I once thought
to bind you with my words,
but now to your words
I wish only to be bound—
and to the [...]

Wed, May 02, 2018
Source: It’s All BS

Finally Awake

When I finally woke to life
also I woke to death—
for both are incarnate.
There would be no love without death—
No [...]

Sun, Apr 29, 2018
Source: It’s All BS
A Short Poem

Adrift


He finally sees the morrow—
when all that's left is blindness—
when all hope's lost for land or shore—
only squalls [...]

Sun, Apr 29, 2018
Source: It’s All BS

“No fear of that.”

I'm still thinking of the words, how they felt and tasted as I spoke them
Like water, like [...]

Tue, Apr 10, 2018
Behind every great work of literature is a great copy editor. But what if editors weren't behind it, but out [...]
Mon, Jan 22, 2018
Source: Logophilius: The Lover of Words