Why you should submit to university-hosted litmags

Would it surprise you to learn that some of the most well-respected and long-running literary magazines are hosted by US …Read More

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6 tips for keeping your writing resolutions

Is one of your resolutions to make more time for your writing? Perhaps even establish a writing routine? Here are …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff12 January 2022

Calls for submissions with December and January deadlines

A number of editors and contest organisers have reached out to us over the past couple of months for help …Read More

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Writing tips from Jean Kwok

Award-winning author Jean Kwok shared some fantastic writing and publishing tips in the masterclass she gave for us in October …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff3 December 2021

How to deal with your inner critic so you can keep writing

You know that voice that crops up in your head when you’re writing and tells you that you’re not creative …Read More

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Where to submit horror fiction and poetry

Looking for a publisher for your horror short stories or dark poetry? Consider these magazines and journals–there’s a home for …Read More

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For the love of a good story

Jennifer van der Kwast started taking classes with the Collective in 2017—looking to connect with a writing community and reengage …Read More

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Cold weather writing contests

A number of writing contest organisers have reached out to us over the past few weeks for help getting the …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff1 October 2021

Teaching writers to find the joy and let go of perfectionism

Because of teacher Inge Lamboo’s American accent and effortless command of English, her students are often surprised to learn she’s …Read More

Profile PhotoTineke Broer1 September 2021

Where to publish your lyric essays

Since we teach a course on the lyric essay, we decided to put together a list of where to submit …Read More

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