Cover Art  of the Pacific Northwest Issue: A large bird carrying various Pacific Northwest landmarks on its back.
LineStorm Playwrights
Lolly Ward
Lolly Ward

What is a “line storm?” Poet Robert Frost describes this weather event in “A Line-storm Song,” asking, “What matter if we go clear to the west…?” and closing with a call to “be my love in the rain.” These sentiments describe our collective of dramatists creating works in the blustery Pacific Northwest. Twelve member playwrights regularly storm their pages to develop individual and group pieces, fostering public stagings for local, national, and international audiences.

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Lolly Ward
Lolly Ward

is a writer and actor in Portland, Oregon. She is the co-founder and director of LineStorm Playwrights, with whom she edited an anthology for Applause Books, Go Play Outside: Twenty-Five Short Plays Written for the Great Outdoors.,