Welcome to the October 2017 edition of "Writing Life Essentials," a monthly hand-curated list of contests, grants, scholarships, submissions calls, and awards, with a focus on opportunities that are at least one of the following: local, free to apply, and/or committed to celebrating and supporting writers from historically marginalized communities
October 18, 2017 | Sarah Colwill-Brown
Cutlass Press, 2017
October 17, 2017 | Sophie Powell
Thrice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll ruminate. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.
From The Sewanee Review, Danielle Evans' short story, "Boys Go To Jupiter."
October 16, 2017 | GrubWrites
This month at The Dead Darlings office, we looked up, down and around for fresh ideas and inspiration.
In Writing Awe, Julie Carrick Dalton explores the elements of evoking utter amazement in your reader.