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

Profile PhotoIWC Staff29 October 2021

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

Profile PhotoIWC Staff28 October 2021

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

Profile PhotoSarah Carriger1 October 2021

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

Profile PhotoIWC Staff1 September 2021

How to start a writing group

You probably have this already figured out: for a writer, community is invaluable. You need other people to help keep …Read More

Profile PhotoJennifer van der Kwast4 August 2021

Taking a break for creativity

Steven Brodie is a Scottish writer studying in our Level 2 cohort. Born in Ayrshire on the West coast of …Read More

Profile PhotoNatalie Blake3 August 2021

5 places to submit in August

Need a little extra motivation to keep you writing through the summer? Or maybe you’re using the summer to find …Read More

Profile PhotoKaitlin Hawthorne2 August 2021

Where to submit your stories for kids and young adults

It’s no wonder that children’s books are often included in lists for the most beloved books of all time. Childhood …Read More

Profile PhotoKaitlin Hawthorne24 June 2021

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