Presenters Sought for 2017 Write on the Sound writers’ conference

Presenters Sought for 2017 Write on the Sound writers’ conference

Write on the Sound Writers’ Conference, presented by the City of Edmonds Arts Commission, is accepting session proposals for the 2017 conference. The three-day conference, focused on the craft of writing, will be held October 6, 7 & 8, 2017 at the Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main Street, Edmonds WA. The proposal deadline for Friday…

Plotto contest sponsored by Tin House and OPB: Starts October 19!

Plotto contest sponsored by Tin House and OPB: Starts October 19!

Calling all writers! Publisher @Tin House has announced their latest #Plotto contest. New writing prompts will be posted every week, starting this Wednesday, October 19. Winners are selected weekly, with one Grand Prize Winner announced on December 10th. Learn more at: www.opb.org/radio/article/tin-house-plotto-flash-fiction-contest-william-wallace-cook/?t=290086

Liars’ League PDX seeks submissions

Liars’ League PDX seeks submissions

Liars’ League PDX seeks fresh new short stories to be presented by professional actors at a live event at Literary Arts. Selected work will be published online and recorded for podcasts. Submit writings on the theme of “Natives & Transplants“ by December 31st to be considered for the February event. Liars’ League PDX looks for…

Teaching at Literary Arts and Wordstock

Teaching at Literary Arts and Wordstock

Teaching at Wordstock Literary Arts is currently accepting workshop proposals from teachers for Wordstock on November 11, 2017. Most workshops are 2 hours long and limited to 15 students. We are especially interested in receiving class proposals from writers of color, publishing professionals, Oregon Book Awards authors and Oregon Literary Fellowships recipients who teach in the genres of…