Flash Fiction Writing Contest- Now Accepting Submissions!

2016 Shrewd Writer Award: Flash Fiction Short Tale Shrew is now accepting submissions for their 2016 Shrewd Writer Award! Please read and abide by the following rules: The Contest: The 2016 Shrewd Writer Award is Short Tale Shrew’s Flash Fiction writing contest. Submissions will be accepted from Nov. 14, 2015 until Dec. 31, 2015 at … More Flash Fiction Writing Contest- Now Accepting Submissions!

Book Recommendation: ‘Daily Rituals’

I wanted to follow up our last blog post with a book recommendation. “Daily Rituals: How Artists Work” is a fantastic book in which author Mason Currey has compiled the rituals of 161 brilliant novelists, poets, playwrights, painters, philosophers, scientists, and mathematicians. Among some of them are: Franz Kafka, Leo Tolstoy, Pablo Picasso, Charles Darwin, … More Book Recommendation: ‘Daily Rituals’

Writing Spaces

Writers are often known for their eccentricities. Tics, personal habits and odd rituals of writers and artists have all come under the scrutiny of many a biographer. It seems, at times, the one thing writers might have in common is their idiosyncrasies. An easy aspect many writers like to control is their work space.  Writers’ … More Writing Spaces