Readings, Classes, and Events
St. Paul Library, 106 3rd Ave.
N, St. Paul, MN
Join Donna as host for Cracked Walnut's
Readers include Mark Anderson, Susan Cossette,
Choua Lang, Sreekanth Bhaskaran, and Luke
Wentworth Ave. E., W. St. Paul, MN
will host the first reading for the Cracked Walnut
Spring Festival 2018
theme is Flightless Birds.
Readers include Lee Landau, Sreekanth Bhaskaran,
Anna Marie, Isadora Gruye, and Will Hecht.
Twin Cities' reading
series, Literary Lights,
The first four for 2018 will be hosted by Donna Isaac
and occur the last Sunday of the month
559 Humboldt, St. Paul
January 28th, 2018 February
25th, 2018 March 25th,
2018 April 29th, 2018
January 28th, 2018
Celebrates Latinx writers: Diego Rivera, Wendy
Brown-Baez, Reynaldo Lara, Marion Gomez, Lupe
Castillo, and David Mendez.February's reading
February 25th, 2018
Celebrates African-American writers, Feb.
Fernandez-Williams, Michael Kleber-Diggs,
Cherish Gibson, Sharon Chmielarz, Brenda
Brown Bell, and James Short.
March 25, 2018
women and motherhood, March 25th: featuring
Haley Lasche, Mike Finley, Janna Knittel,
Michael Dean, Linda White, and Laura Vosika
April 29, 2018
Celebrates Poetry Month, April
matinee reading featuring Rosa
Peters, Michael Kiesow-Moore, Shannon
Schenk, Su Smallen, Stanley Kusonoki, and
Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights, Minnesota has established
a yearly Donna Isaac
Creative Writing Award offered to the senior who
best shows talent and interest in this fine art. This award
is meant to honor Donna Isaac, English and writing teacher
for 40 years.
2016 winner was senior Jack Cordero
2017 winner was senior Daniel Riehm