The Word from Bill Castanier

Updated March 4, 2010 Thanks to journalist Bill Castanier for writing about HerStories! His words from February 25 were published on Lansing Online News and the Mittenlit Blog. Also check out his LON article “Lansing Michigan area writers gather for HerStories” from March 3.

Interview with Bonnie Bucqueroux

Bonnie Bucqueroux from Lansing Online News posted this interview about HerStories on You Tube. The interview was given on February 13, 2010, at Gone Wired Cafe on a very snowy day. Thanks, Bonnie, and Lansing Online for supporting HerStories!

March 2010 Poster

Here’s the March 2010 poster for HerStories, which is deisgned for legal-sized paper. If you would like the original file in order to print copies, please email your request to herstories.project @

Virginia Law Burns: Making Your Creative Nonfiction Sizzle

Virginia Law Burns join HerStories! Her workshop “Making Your Creative Nonfiction Sizzle” is scheduled March 20 at 3:45pm. Virginia owns Enterprise Press and is the author of several creative nonfiction works with a historical focus including Bold Women in Michigan History and Gentle Hunter: A Biography of Alice C. Evans, Bacteriologist. Learn more about Virginia […]

Mary Catherine Harper: There’s Sense in Our Poetry

Mary Catherine Harper joins HerStories! Her workshop “There’s Sense in Our Poetry: Using the Senses to Enter Poetic Spiritual Space” is scheduled March 13 at 2:30pm. Professor Harper teaches at Defiance College in Ohio. Her poetry has been published in The New England Review,, The Bozeman Er, and Masque. She also has published articles […]

Workshop Registration

Updated March 3, 2010. Thanks to HerStories volunteer Ashley Guerrant, the workshop registration form is now available! PART 1: ABOUT WORKSHOPS Thanks for your interest in the free writing workshops offered by The HerStories Project during March 2010. Workshops will be held at Everybody Reads bookstore, 2019 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing, MI 48912. Please complete […]

Writing Workshops: 3/6, 13, & 20

Updated February 17, 2010. The National Women’s History Project turns 30 this year and has given 2010’s Women’s History Month the theme Writing Women Back into History. The theme perfectly matches the writing workshops offered by The HerStories Project. Workshops are open to adults and high-school aged youth. All sessions support the development of stories […]

Press Release

Check out the press release from February 2, 2010! The full program for HerStories is provided.