Netherlands literary scene – May (quarantine edition)

We got a bit of a late start this month, but here’s our rundown of upcoming literary events in the …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff17 May 2020

Writing contests with summer deadlines

Winning a writing contest is a great way to get the attention of publishers and agents — the money, publication …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff16 May 2020

Where to submit historical fiction

This month we’re focusing on great places to submit historical fiction—stories, novellas, novel excerpts, and even poetry. Many magazines are …Read More

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How to write historical fiction

In this post, teacher Karen Kao talks about what historical fiction is, the importance of research and how to weave …Read More

Profile PhotoKaren Kao7 April 2020

Netherlands literary scene – April (quarantine edition)

Here’s our rundown of upcoming literary events in the Netherlands – what’s cancelled, what’s postponed and what’s happening online. Stay …Read More

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Coronavirus response

Based on the rapidly evolving situation with COVID-19 in the Netherlands (map of confirmed cases here) we have decided to …Read More

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5 more great places to submit

Looking for a magazine or journal that will publish your fiction, creative nonfiction or poetry? Here are five great options …Read More

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We are now an accredited educational institution

Some exciting news — as of this February, the International Writers’ Collective is an audited and accredited Dutch educational institution. …Read More

Profile PhotoSarah Carriger4 March 2020

Netherlands literary scene – March

Here’s our rundown of upcoming international literary events in Amsterdam, The Hague, Leiden and Utrecht for March 2020 and beyond. …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff2 March 2020

Finding the story

There’s no doubt that our online instructor Erik Raschke has a sense of humour—when asked why he moved to the …Read More

Profile PhotoJoan Gannij3 February 2020

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