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Putting A Dent In My Writer Self-Doubt: A First Timer's Lessons at the Muse & the Marketplace

It's never too early to start mentally prepping for next year's Muse & the Marketplace conference, especially as the Muse is happening earlier next yearApril 6-8, 2018, to be precise. Get a jump on your #Muse18 strategy with this advice for first-timers—and anxious young writers in general—from GrubStreet's Program Coordinator, Lauren Smith.

July 20, 2017 | Ren C. Smith

The Writing Life

GrubStreet's #Muse17 Pilots Writers of Color Track

Already getting excited about next year's The Muse & the Marketplace conference? So are we. And we're over the moon to announce that #Muse18 dates are confirmed! Next year's Muse will take place April 6-8, 2018. In the meantime, we're reliving the highlights from this year's #Muse17. Today, Muse Presenter David Mura reflects on the Writers of Color Track, new this year. 

July 6, 2017 | GrubWrites

The Writing Life

The Forty-Nine-Year-Old Virgin: A First-Timer at #Muse17

Already getting excited about next year's The Muse & the Marketplace conference? So are we! Sadly, we still have a ways to go until #Muse18, but in the meantime, we're reliving the highlights from this year's #Muse17. Today, Kristen Paulson-Nguyen reflects on her first literary conference

June 22, 2017 | Kristen Paulson-Nguyen

The Writing Life

Breaking the 1,000-Word Barrier & Finding Support for the Journey at #Muse17

Already getting excited about next year's The Muse and the Marketplace conference? So are we! Sadly, we still have a ways to go until #Muse18, but in the meantime, we're reliving the highlights from this year's #Muse17. Today, award-winning journalist Mary C. Curtis shares what she took away from this year's conference. 

June 15, 2017 | GrubWrites

The Writing Life

Teens #WriteTheFuture at #Muse17

Already getting excited about next year's The Muse and the Marketplace conference? So are we! Sadly, we still have a ways to go until #Muse18, but in the meantime, we're reliving the highlights from this year's #Muse17. Today, Eson KimGrub's Youth Programs Manager, shares highlights from her time with our 2016-17 crop of teen fellows. 

 

On May 6th, teen fellows from our Young Adult Writers Program (YAWP) attended GrubStreet’s Muse and the Marketplace conference as special guests for the day. Like many other attendees, they juggled a packed agenda and came out tired but ...

June 8, 2017 | Eson Kim

The Writing Life