Black Lawrence Press is offering a reduced entry fee for the St. Lawrence Book Award. Regular Deadline: August 31 Regular Entry Fee: $25 Early Bird Deadline: June 30 Early Bird Entry Fee: $20 Full details here: www.blacklawrencepress.submittable.com
Three professional editors from the region will take part in a panel discussion titled “Working with a Professional Editor” at the July 9 meeting of the Ventura County Writers Club. Club president Kate Sexton will moderate the session. Joining the panel are Greg Elliot, author, editor, screenwriter, and writing professor at UCLA; Tammy Ditmore, professional […]
Discover how to sell more of your books in large, non-returnable quantities at the First APSS Annual Conference on November 8 – 9, 2013, at the Wyndham Hotel in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. For more information, go to: http://www.spannet.org/. This is the organization formerly known as SPAN.
We had so much fun with The Killer Wore Cranberry back in 2010, and The Killer Wore Cranberry: A Second Helping in 2012, we have to reset the table this year with The Killer Wore Cranberry: Room for Thirds. As in the previous anthologies, all the stories contained within must be about murder and mayhem […]
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The website for PIPW Writers’ Weekend: Glendale is now live. I have created a special password protected page for SPAWN members to register with a deeper discount than advance registration. Here is the website: www.pipwwritersweekend.com SPAWN members will find the SPAWN password in the June edition of Market Update. (Note that the password is case […]
Karen Dionne is cofounder of the writers community Backspace, and organizer of the Backspace Writers Conference held in New York City for the past nine years has a new venture that promises a terrific opportunity for both published and not-yet-published authors who wish to take writing to the next level by working one-on-one with New […]
New England Crime Bake 2013, the 12th annual mystery conference for writers and readers, will be held November 8, 9, and 10, at the Hilton Boston/Dedham, Massachusetts. The event is sponsored by the chapters of New England Sisters in Crime and the Mystery Writers of America. For more information, go to http://www.crimebake.org/index.htm
WRITE FOR MAGAZINES, taught by Linda Formichelli START DATE: Sunday, June 9, 2013. Lessons are sent out Sunday and Wednesday. The class also includes two 45-minute group calls (both Basic and Premium students are invited): The first is Thursday, June 6 at 8 pm EST; the second is on Tuesday, July 2 at 8 pm […]