Where to Submit: September/October 2022

If you’ve been writing over the summer, maybe you have a piece that’s ready for publication? Luckily, many presses are …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff8 September 2022

Finding joy at the core of creating

Jennifer Gryzenhout has been with the Collective since it began and has been teaching creative writing for a decade. Born …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff8 September 2022

Notes on Voice

In my Level 2 poetry class, a student once asked me: What exactly is a writer’s voice? It’s a hard …Read More

Profile PhotoWende Crow7 September 2022

Netherlands literary scene – September 2022

We’re thrilled to be able to resume our reporting on international literary events in Amsterdam and elsewhere in the Netherlands …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff7 September 2022

Summertime Publishing Opportunities

Most literary journals take a break in the summertime, which means that in August the submission opportunities are few and …Read More

Profile PhotoKaren Kao1 August 2022

Student Writer Finds a Killer First Line and a Novel Is Born

Mackenzie Cool started writing as a child. Then life happened and writing got away from her. After university, she rediscovered …Read More

Profile PhotoKaren Kao1 August 2022

Journey to Publishing – Liz Prieto’s master class

In June 2022, the International Writers’ Collective held our first post-lockdown event, a master class celebrating the fiction debut of …Read More

Profile PhotoEllen Keith1 August 2022

How to use gender-neutral pronouns in your writing

July 14 is International Non-Binary People’s Day, the perfect time to talk about the correct use of gender-neutral pronouns. First …Read More

Profile PhotoInge Lamboo7 July 2022

Australian magazines that publish international writers

These Australian magazines and journals accept fiction, CNF and poetry from writers around the world - most don't charge fees and some pay contributors.Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff4 July 2022

From boardroom to classroom

Karen Kao began teaching at the Collective in 2018. Her debut novel, The Dancing Girl and the Turtle, had just …Read More

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