“Show your work to people, so they can say to you, it’s not working, and somehow just being told that is soothing, instead of your own doubts and your own shame.”
Find out more about our new micro-memoir contest, judged by Beth Ann Fennelly.
“Reading poetry every day makes your language more fluid. It makes you more attuned to the weight of words and more conversant with image and metaphor.”
Enter by 11:59 p.m. EST on Thursday, July 6th for your chance to win.
With over 20,000 students applying to study creative writing in U.S. universities at a revenue of $200 million, there is little doubt that the higher education of writing is big business. But will it benefit you?
Readers have until 11:59 p.m. EST on Thursday, June 22nd to enter.
Enter by 11:59 p.m. EST on Thursday, June 15th for your chance to win.
Five humor writers (including Dave Barry!) share tips.
Enter by 11:59 p.m. EST on Thursday, June 8th for your chance to win.
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