What You Need to Know About Getting Published (Part II)

In the first part of our interview with Denise Bukowski and Kris Rothstein, we discussed how to get an agent’s attention and what to look for when deciding to work with an agent. Part two looks at what happens after a writer finds an agent and what next steps they can expect.  What next steps … Continue reading What You Need to Know About Getting Published (Part II)

Weekend Writing Prompt: White Out

This weekend's writing prompt comes from whiteouts following suit with the weather we've had in the city. Poetry: Use the colour white as your prompt. What do you visualize when you think of white? Whether it's a blizzard on an open highway or a wedding dress, use that as your theme for this weekend's poem.  Creative nonfiction: Think … Continue reading Weekend Writing Prompt: White Out

What You Need to Know About Getting Published (Part I)

Getting your work published is simultaneously thrilling and terrifying. There are so many aspects to consider: do you self-publish, or do you hire an agent? How do you find an agent that’s right for you? How do you get an agent to actually read your manuscript? We spoke to Denise Bukowski of The Bukowski Agency … Continue reading What You Need to Know About Getting Published (Part I)

Weekend Writing Prompt: TALENTS

This weekend we are encouraging you to think about talents. You're a talented writer. Consider what else you're good at or wish you were good at. Poetry: Write a poem about a unique or unusual talent you have. Alternatively, write about a talent you wish you had. Creative non-fiction: Write a story about an unusual talent you or someone … Continue reading Weekend Writing Prompt: TALENTS