April 2019 Top Picks: Opportunities for Writers

The April 2019 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. We do the research, so you have more time for what matters: the writing. Or, the stopping to smell the flowers. That matters too.

March 29, 2019 | Hannah Levinson

The Writing Life

Lit Boston: What's Happening in April?

In the April 2019 edition of "Best of Boston," we bring you our top Boston lit events this month, curated from the Boston Literary District's event calendar, an essential source of literary happenings.

 

Jericho Brown: Poetry Reading

March 29, 2019 | Hannah Levinson

The Writing Life

Countdown to Muse 2019: Impossible Writing by Jennifer Baker

The Muse and the Marketplace 2019 kicks off on April 5th at the Park Plaza Hotel in Boston. This year’s theme is writing in a time of upheaval — whether such upheaval is personal, political, artistic, or all of the above. In anticipation of the conference, we’ve asked Muse 2019 presenting authors to describe a time when it was impossible for them to write, but they wrote anyway

March 29, 2019 | Info

The Writing Life

Countdown to Muse 2019: Impossible Writing by Michelle Hoover

The Muse and the Marketplace 2019 kicks off on April 5th at the Park Plaza Hotel in Boston. This year’s theme is writing in a time of upheaval — whether such upheaval is personal, political, artistic, or all of the above. In anticipation of the conference, we’ve asked Muse 2019 presenting authors to describe a time when it was impossible for them to write, but they wrote anyway

March 28, 2019 | Info

The Writing Life

News on the (Seaport) Move


GrubStreet's Founder and Executive Director, Eve Bridburg, shares an update on all the work that's gone into planning our new Seaport home to date.

Dearest fellow grubbies,

Since getting the green light to build a narrative arts center in the Seaport, life has been hectic and adrenaline-filled around our offices

Eve Bridburg

Grub News