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Community Updates, Literary Insights, Q&As, & More

Latest Posts

Write a thon Recap 2

Jun 24, 2024

2024 Write-A-Thon Recap

Thank you so much for all your support for our 2024 Write-A-Thon Challenge!
Final Write a thon Weekly Update

Jun 21, 2024

Wrapping Up the 2024 Write-A-Thon Today

Celebrating the last day of our 2024 Write-A-Thon Challenge!
Essay Incubator

Jun 20, 2024

Apply to the Essay Incubator by July 22nd

Ready to draft, revise, and publish your essays? Don't wait: apply to the Essay Incubator with instructor Ethan Gilsdorf before the deadline on Monday, July 22nd at 11:59pm.
What Makes a Short Story Publishable

By Ron MacLean

Jun 20, 2024

What Makes a Short Story Publishable?

Short Story Incubator instructor Ron MacLean shares the core ideas that drive a short story draft past “the last mile of the marathon that is writing a publishable short story.” Join us for the virtual Open House on Thursday June 27th to learn more.
Community Successes May 2024

Jun 13, 2024

Dept. of Congrats: May 2024 Community Successes

Shout out to all the Grubbies who were published in literary journals across the country, won awards and prizes, secured book deals, and so much more this May.
Michelle Seaton Memoir Generator Blog 2024

By Michelle Seaton

Jun 11, 2024

Memoir Generator Instructor Statement

The Memoir Generator is an intensive program designed to help students in the early stages of writing a full-length memoir. Read more about the philosophy of the instructor, Michelle Seaton.
Write a thon Weekly Update 4

Jun 10, 2024

Write-A-Thon Update 6/10

Excited to share the status of our 2024 Write-A-Thon Challenge!
Fall Intensive Applications

Jun 6, 2024

Fall Intensive Applications are Now Open

Apply for one of our 7- to 12-month Fall intensive programs. Deadline is July 22nd.
Alexandra Grabbe DOC Spotlight Blog Image 6 6 24

Jun 6, 2024

Dept. of Congrats Spotlight: Alexandra Grabbe

GrubStreet is thrilled to congratulate student and community member Alexandra Grabbe!
Write a thon Weekly Update 2 1

May 28, 2024

Write-A-Thon Update 5/28

Celebrating the progress of our 2024 Write-A-Thon Challenge!
Upcoming Intensive Open Houses

May 28, 2024

Upcoming Intensive Open Houses

Come to one of our open houses for our 7- to 12-month intensive programs and apply this summer!
Write a thon Weekly Update 1

May 22, 2024

Write-A-Thon Update 5/22

Celebrating the first weeks in our 2024 Write-A-Thon Challenge!
June Teen Weeklong Classes

May 22, 2024

June Weeklong Classes for Teens

Come write with us this summer!
Advanced Workshops Blog Updated Deadline SU 2024

May 21, 2024

Deadline Extended For Four Summer 2024 Advanced Workshops

Apply for one of our advanced workshops before the new extended deadline - Monday, June 3rd by 11:59pm (EST). Get ready to take your writing to the next level!
5 17 24 Meet Kasey Le Blanc Author of Flyboy

May 17, 2024

Meet Kasey LeBlanc, Author of Flyboy

“No one knows where the Midnight Circus comes from—when it began or how…It comes for those who need it.” So opens Kasey LeBlanc’s debut novel, Flyboy, beckoning those who need a magical refuge as much as does the novel’s fierce and funny protagonist, Asher, a closeted trans high schooler entering his senior year.