Author Archives: Peter Biello

About Peter Biello

Peter Biello is the host of All Things Considered on New Hampshire Public Radio and a writer of short stories, novels, book reviews, and essays. He's also the host of The Bookshelf, a series of interviews with authors from or writing about the Granite State.

Opportunities and Announcements: Week Of June 9, 2014

Seven Days is looking for nominations for the Daysies—their annual “best of” list that features all sorts of categories. I encourage you to fill out the nomination form and add any Burlington Writers Workshop members to the nomination list. We … Continue reading

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Opportunities and Announcements: Week of June 2, 2014

Thanks to everyone who made our May push for sustaining members a success! We signed up 11 new sustaining members, bringing our monthly income to $585.47. This is super close to our $610/month rent. With one-time gifts, we’ll cover everything, … Continue reading

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A Personal Appeal From The BWW’s Organizer

Become a sustaining member of the BWW at $12/month or more and a group of anonymous donors and Cope & Associates will give the BWW $25 AND you’ll be entered to win tickets to see Patty Griffin at the Flynn … Continue reading

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Opportunities And Announcements: Week Of May 26, 2014

Fiction writer Megan Mayhew Bergman comes to Hotel Vermont on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. for a free reading, Q&A, and book signing. Join us! For a contribution to the BWW of $200 or more, we’ll thank you with dinner with … Continue reading

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Opportunities and Announcements: Week of May 19, 2014

Tomorrow marks the fifth anniversary of the creation of the Burlington Writers Workshop. Five years is an eternity for projects like these, so thank you to everyone who makes this community vibrant and strong. A bit of history: I remember … Continue reading

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Megan Mayhew Bergman Comes to Burlington!

Megan Mayhew Bergman, author of Birds of a Lesser Paradise and the forthcoming novel Almost Famous Women, will read from her work and sign books at Hotel Vermont on Wednesday, May 28 at 7:30 p.m. Her short stories have appeared … Continue reading

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Opportunities and Announcements: Week of May 12, 2014

The staff of Mud Season Review has been chosen. Those folks will get together soon to figure out some work-flow details and I’m really looking forward to seeing what they come up with. Even though the masthead positions have been … Continue reading

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Opportunities and Announcements: Week of May 5, 2014

First, some good news. I’ve added up all the numbers and found that, through automatic contributions, we’ve covered $515.53 of our $610 monthly rent on our workshop space. That’s amazing! Thank you! Second, more good news. Cope & Associates and … Continue reading

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Podcast: Phoenix Books in Burlington Hosts the Burlington Writers Workshop

Phoenix Books in Burlington served as our gracious host on Thursday, May 1 for a reading by the editors of The Best of the Burlington Writers Workshop 2014. Martin Bock, Paul Hobday, Amanda Vella and I read from our own … Continue reading

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Opportunities and Announcements: Week of April 28, 2014

We have an extraordinary opportunity this week to support a local organization that supports us. Phoenix Books is hosting a reading by the editors of The Best of the Burlington Writers Workshop 2014 on Thursday at 7 p.m. I hope … Continue reading

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