Pen-to-Paper Anthology

In 1992,The Windmore Writers’ Anthology was published. It was included in the gift package to then resident-elect William Clinton and Vice President-elect Al Gore, when they visited the Culpeper area and attended church here prior to the inauguration. Copies of the publication have been distributed around Virginia and to such places as Mississippi, California, and Eastern Europe, where it was translated into Polish.

Another collection of short stories, poetry, and essays entitled Touching The Heart, was published in 1996.

Limited copies of The Windmore Writers’ Anthology and Touching The Heart are available. For more information contact Fran Cecere.


Images in Ink

Published in 2010, Pen-to-Paper’s anthology Images in Ink also includes artwork from Artists of Windmore. It is from or Createspace for $12.99.



Words Across Time

The 2012 anthology, Words Across Time, is a celebration of twenty years of creative writing. Pen-to-Paper writers submitted poems, stories, and essays to the anthology committee, who also considered selections from previous anthologies to complete the journey through time. It was difficult to select from such amazing talent! The anthology committee chose works that touch us by making us think, laugh, or cry. Words Across Time also includes many illustrations submitted from Windmore artists. Words Across Time is available from the Windmore Foundation for $10.00. It’s also available through for $11.99, or as an ebook for $2.99.


In Other Words

Twenty-one authors submitted their stories and poetry to the Windmore Foundation for the Arts’ fifth anthology. This special edition, In Other Words, is to honor Windmore’s 30th Anniversary. The stories address everything from love to inspiration, animals to friendship, and funny stories to sorrowful situations. In prose and poetry, the writers describe natural wonders, their holiday beliefs, and their views about the future. Some of the stories are beautifully illustrated by four Windmore members who submitted their photography.

Books purchased from Windmore are ten dollars. It is also available on for $11.99 plus shipping and handling or in an e-book edition available on Amazon or Barnes & Noble for $2.99. If you would like to purchase the book from Windmore, contact Fran at

Available at Amazon:Paperback $11.99 Ebook $2.99

Available at Barnes and Noble: Paperback $11.99

 All profits from the purchase of the anthologies benefit the Windmore Foundation for the Arts.