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YAWP Summer: Fanfiction to Fan-Worthy Fiction

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Teen writers, learn how to create characters we can obsess over, build your own unique worlds and environments, and how the pacing of fanfiction “chapters” translate to the scenes and beats of a novel.

How many writers in the world first developed a love of writing and a diligent practice through fanfiction? As fanfic writers, we engage characters we love and know deeply, giving them new adventures, at times filling in gaps in their stories

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Intensive Deadlines

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Looking for greater continuity and an immersive, intensive exploration of craft for your writing project? Our advanced programs are a great place to do just that in a supportive community that offers regular feedback.

Check below for more information about all of our upcoming intensive programs and apply before the deadline on Monday, July 27th!

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August 2020 Top Picks: Opportunities for Writers

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The August 2020 edition of "Writing Life Essentials" is a monthly hand-curated list of contests, grants, scholarships, submissions calls, and awards. We try to prioritize 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. We do the research, so you have more time for what matters: the writing. Or, repelling mosquitoes. That’s important, too.

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The Writing Life

Apply to the Memoir Generator by July 27th

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Ready to write your memoir? Don't wait: apply for the Memoir Generator with instructor Michelle Seaton before the deadline on Monday, July 27th at 11:59pm. 

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Teen Summer: Join Boston's Poet Laureate Next Week

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We're thrilled to have Boston's Poet Laureate Porsha Olayiwola teaching Writing with Radical Imagination: Cross-Genre Afro-Futurism & More. Teen writers, get ready to examine the world around you in this cross-genre writing workshop starting next Monday, July 27th. Don't waitapply today! As always, scholarships are available.

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