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Apply to Present at Muse 2022 by 9/6!

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Calling all writers, authors, literary agents, editors, and publishing experts! We're accepting applications to present at the Muse & the Marketplace 2022, taking place April 27 to May 1 in a hybrid format

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Muse 2022 Will Be Hybrid

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With our community’s input and our tracking of the latest uncertainties around Covid-19, we’ve decided to host Muse 2022 as a hybrid conference — combining the best of last year's event with in-person gatherings to network, connect, and learn. 

What This Means:

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What to Do After Attending a Writing Conference

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Writers attending conferences - like last week's The Muse & The Marketplace 2021 - tend to react to the experience in one of two ways: despair or elation.

 

Camp #1 is overwhelmed with information. Too much of the advice they absorbed seemed contradictory or overly complicated. They’re not sure they even like agents and editors anymore. And dammit, if all those other attendees are trying to get published, how do they stand a chance? 

Katrin Schumann

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Muse 2021: Small Victories Series with José Araguz

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Thank you all for attending the Muse and the Marketplace 2021! This year's conference took the form of a virtual enhanced writing residency that took place Wednesday, April 21st - Sunday, April 25th. Up next are our new Premium Workshops and the Manuscript Marttaking place Wednesday, April 28th - Sunday, May 2nd.

 

This year's conference theme is "Small Victories." We all know what the "big" victories are (landing an agent, snagging a book deal, or getting a flashy award), but this year we aim to celebrate the equally important, tiny, and often unseen victories of our writing lives. In ...

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Muse 2021: Small Victories Series with Michael Blanding

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Thank you all for attending the Muse and the Marketplace 2021! This year's conference took the form of a virtual enhanced writing residency that took place Wednesday, April 21st - Sunday, April 25th. Up next are our new Premium Workshops and the Manuscript Marttaking place Wednesday, April 28th - Sunday, May 2nd.

 

This year's conference theme is "Small Victories." We all know what the "big" victories are (landing an agent, snagging a book deal, or getting a flashy award), but this year we aim to celebrate the equally important, tiny, and often unseen victories of our writing lives. In ...

Michael Blanding