Tis the Season to Submit

If you’d like to have your work considered for publication in literary journals, now is a good time to send your pieces out. Here are some resources to help you get started.

Getting the Story Straight

Sometimes, to get the facts that we need to tell our stories with accurate and compelling details, we need to go offline. A new guide by Marlene Samuels explores essential reference books for serious writers.

The Art of the Metaphor

What are dreams but metaphors? Here’s Jane Hirshfield on the art of making metaphors.


Looking for places to submit your work? How about a residency for women writers? Info here.

Fund Your Writing Projects

Looking for grants to fund your writing projects? Info here.

Write in the Heart of Santa Barbara

If you’re looking for ways to take your writing to the next level, take a look at the Summer Writing Institute at Antioch University in Santa Barbara.

Apply for the 2013 AROHO Retreat

There’s still time to apply for the 2013 AROHO Retreat—an empowering week of discussions, readings, and presentations among ninety talented women writers in the desert mountains where Georgia O’Keefe painted.

Make Writers’ Day Your Day

If you’re looking for a one-day writing conference to rev up your writing and you’ll be in New Hampshire on April 6, 2013, sign up now for Writers’ Day. The largest writing conference in the state, it’s tons of fun!