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!

“Not my type”
Are the words that keep coming to mind
The problem being the implication
That I have a “type”
That the conundrum [...]

Fri, Jul 07, 2017

I've become an inward-turning thing
Like the legs of a spider, dying
Curling into an asterisk across my abdomen
No longer do I [...]

Sun, Jun 25, 2017

Oh hey.

You're still here.

It's been a while since I posted because…because…

I don't really have a good reason. Maybe that's part [...]

Sat, Jun 17, 2017
So, long story short, I was knee deep in the history and construction of limericks, and I conjured these silly [...]
Tue, Apr 11, 2017
Source: Logophilius: The Lover of Words
A poem of the spring is what
I've set my self to write —
Of gentle breezes, greening buds,
[...]
Tue, Mar 21, 2017
Source: Logophilius: The Lover of Words

To the girl behind me in line at the supermarket
Whose shopping list consisted entirely of
Sourdough and sour gummi worms
I wish [...]

Fri, Mar 10, 2017