Join Us for a Short Class in April!
Join us for a short class in April! Whether you want to write convincing heroes and villains, learn how to market your work, or tell stories through comics, we've got a class for you.
Upcoming YAWP Free Saturday Sessions
Check out our FREE YAWP Saturday Sessions for spring 2022! These sessions are free for Boston-area high schoolers. Whether you need fresh ideas, a dedicated space to write, or just want to geek out about the written word with other writers, we're here for you or the teen writer in your life. Check below for more info about each of our upcoming sessions. Note: All YAWP Saturdays in spring 2022 will be held remotely on Zoom. Click here for more information.
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Porter Square Books Staff Picks: March 2022
Porter Square Books: Boston Edition, located on the first floor of GrubStreet's Center for Creative Writing, is open and ready to fulfill all of your book-browsing desires! Staff Picks are 20% off, so you can add to your TBR pile guilt-free. Whether you want to read about cottagecore witches, what it means to be a person of color in America during a pandemic, or Romeo and Juliet retold (in the 1920s, in Shanghai), PSB has a pick for you. We're located on the southeast side of 50 Liberty, facing the Marina and the ICA. …
March 2022 Top Picks: Opportunities for Writers
The March 2022 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
Grubbie Debut: Neema Avashia with E. B. Bartels, TONIGHT!
Porter Square Books and GrubStreet are delighted to present the latest installment of the Grubbie Debut series with author and GrubStreet instructor Neema Avashia in celebration of the release of Another Appalachia: Coming Up Queer and Indian in a Mountain Place. Neema will be joined in conversation by fellow author and GrubStreet instructor E