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AWM Story of the Week

Every week, the AWM is excited to bring you stories written by our visitors in our Story of the Day exhibit, which features typewriters that visitors can interact with directly, or our newest temporary exhibit, My America: Immigrant and Refugee Writers Today. Check back weekly for new stories, and visit the Museum to try out our typewriters, […]

The AWM Story of the Week blog on November 22, 2019 features four immigration stories shared in My America: Immigrant and Refugee Writers Today

AWM Story of the Week

Every week, the AWM shares stories written by Museum visitors. This week, we feature immigration stories from visitors to the new My America exhibit. Visit the Museum to see the exhibit and share your immigrant story. If you can’t make it in, feel free to share your story in the comments!

The American Writers Museum's ongoing blog series Story of the week featured a poem about the beluga whales at the Shedd Aquarium on November 15, 2019

AWM Story of the Week

This week we’re featuring a fun poem written by one of our friends from the Shedd Aquarium about their amazing beluga whales. It’s great to know how much the people there bond with and care about the animals. Thanks for writing!

Royal typewriter next to a typewriter case with a sticker of the Apple logo on it

AWM Story of the Week

This week’s Story of the Week focuses on typewriter nostalgia in a fantastic way. Several stories weave together to tell the story of a disgruntled time traveler’s feelings toward their predicament and the typewriters they are forced to adopt.

A raven toy on a red background next to the words AWM Story of the Week

AWM Story of the Week

Every week, the AWM is excited to bring you stories written by our visitors in our Story of the Day exhibit, which features typewriters that visitors can interact with directly. Check back weekly for new stories, and visit the Museum to try out our typewriters and possibly be featured here! This week is all about spooky stories […]

"There is nothing better than a blank page." written by visitor J.V. Handy on a typewriter at the American Writers Museum in Chicago.

AWM Story of the Week

Every week, the AWM is excited to bring you stories written by our visitors in our Story of the Day exhibit, which features typewriters that visitors can interact with directly. Check back weekly for new stories, and visit the Museum to try out our typewriters and possibly be featured here!  A Blank Page There is nothing better than […]

A piece of amateur poetry written at the Story of the Day exhibit at the American Writers Museum in Chicago.

AWM Story of the Week

Every week, the AWM is excited to bring you stories written by our visitors in our Story of the Day exhibit, which features typewriters that visitors can interact with directly. Check back weekly for new stories, and visit the Museum to try out our typewriters and possibly be featured here! This week we are featuring some amateur […]