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  • Seminar
  • Online: Zoom
  • Intermediate

Short Fiction Essentials Series: Submitting Your Story

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  • $130.00 Non-Member
  • $110.00 Member

Class Description

You made it! You’re satisfied with the final draft of your short story and ready to send it out for publication. In the final course in our short fiction essentials series, the instructor will demystify the process of submitting work for publication. She’ll guide you through the process of generating a tracking system, creating deliverables that are key to any submission process, and knowing which publications you should be reading. You’ll leave with a cover letter, bios, a tracking system, and, of course, a story that’s been successfully submitted to a publication. Students should bring a laptop to class.

This is part of GrubStreet's Short Fiction Essentials Series, a series dedicated to the craft and process of writing short fiction from start to finish. Classes include:

Scholarships Format/Location

Thanks to the excellent literary citizenship of our donors, scholarships are available for all GrubStreet classes. To apply, click the gray "APPLY FOR SCHOLARSHIP" button. In order to be considered for a scholarship, you must complete your application at least one week before the start date of a class. Please await our scholarship committee's decision before registering for the class. We cannot hold spots in classes, so the sooner you apply, the better. Scholarships cannot be applied retroactively.

For more detailed information about GrubStreet scholarships, including how to contribute to scholarship funds for other students, click here.

This class will take place using Zoom videoconferencing. About 15 minutes before your class is scheduled to begin, you'll receive an email from your instructor with a link to join the class meeting!

Zoom Participation:

Students are not required to turn their camera on, but are encouraged to participate any way they feel comfortable through functions such as the live chat, emoji reactions, and unmuting the microphone. Learn more about using Zoom here.

Zoom Accessibility:

We ask that instructors enable closed captioning and send a transcript of the session after class. You can also enable closed captioning at any time during the meeting. If your instructor forgets to send the transcript, just send ’em an email!