We have made it simple for you to respond to the writing prompt and to send us prose/poetry for consideration to post on the blog. All you have to do is click Submit on the right hand side of the screen. Let’s get on with the new writing prompt!
Spend five to ten minutes writing from the prompt. When you are finished, head over to our Submit page and send it to us. On Friday we will feature the results that have been submitted to us on this blog. Be sure you keep it appropriate and follow the Guidelines.
Writing Prompt: It has been getting really cold outside. Write a story (500ish words) that uses the following words: Cold, Iceberg, Unnatural, Disappear and Swoosh
WITS End-of-Residency Readings: Wilson High School
February 26, 2018
Attend Writers in the Schools (WITS) end-of-residency community readings, featuring public high…
Omar El Akkad and Ed Skoog: Northwest Academy Reading
March 1, 2018
Omar El Akkad and Ed Skoog
Poets on Broadway: Jane Wong & Shayla Lawson
March 12, 2018
Literary Arts and Portland’5 Centers for the Arts are partnering to present…
March 16, 2018
Orlando White is from Tólikan, Arizona. He is Diné of the Naaneesht’ézhi…
Everybody Reads 2018
April 5, 2018
In partnership with Multnomah County Library and The Library Foundation, Literary Arts is…
April 26, 2018
Come celebrate Portland’s creative youth during our seventh annual Verselandia! poetry slam.