If you’re craving the challenge of NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) without the strict word count, consider joining Camp NaNoWriMo, a more flexible version of its November cousin that kicks off today.
Write a short work – a poem, microfiction, or flash essay – somehow relating to the theme of “fireworks.”
Join editor Nicki Porter for a webinar chock-full of prompts and exercises designed to rekindle your writing practice.
Ida B. Wells, investigative journalist, civil rights leader, and co-founder of the NAACP, was born on this day 160 years ago.
On this World Emoji Day, we challenge you to write a poem using only emojis.
Love to write short? Don’t miss our 2022 Summer Flash Contest, which opens for submissions today.
Inspired by National Fortune Cookie Day, write a few tiny fortunes of your own for someone to crack open.
The San Francisco Writers Conference, a four-day event, kicks off today at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco.
All for one and one for all: Novelist Alexandre Dumas was born on this day 220 years ago.
The longlist for the 2022 Booker Prize is scheduled to be announced today.
Love page-to-screen adaptations? Don’t miss Bullet Train, a thriller adapted from a Ktar Isaka novel and starring Brad Pitt, Sandra Bullock, and Joey King. Make it a double feature with Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris, a film adapted from the 1958 Paul Gallico novel Mrs. ‘Arris Goes to Paris that released on July 15.
Happy birthday to Emily Brontë, author of the classic Wuthering Heights.