A Hotel Room of One’s Own

New York Times’ bestselling author Jenny Lawson (aka The Bloggess) tweets, “I cannot recommend this enough.” Well, what writer can possibly turn down free room service? A maid? The solitude of time to write? On the banks of the Dayton Riviera, no less. Parade.com broke the story nationally on Sept. 6 when the University of… Read More

A Veritable Laugh-Inn: University Of Dayton Launches Humorist-In-Residence Program

DAYTON, Ohio — Room service. An omelet bar. The sun rising over the Great Miami River or, as some affectionately call it, the Dayton Riviera. Thanks to a generous gift from comic novelist and writer Anna Lefler, the University of Dayton’s Erma Bombeck Writers’ Workshop is offering two emerging humor writers the opportunity to dive… Read More