International Writers' Collective

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Queer literary magazines

June is Pride month, so we thought we’d focus this month’s list on queer literary magazines and journals. Although all …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff30 June 2023

Budding novelist learns the value of outlining

Tineke Broer found the International Writers’ Collective at the beginning of the pandemic and was most recently a student in …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff11 May 2023

Contests & Calls with May and June Deadlines

A number of editors and contest organisers have contacted us recently for help getting the word out to our community …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff11 May 2023

Why teens need creative writing

Many of us writers begin as children scribbling our stories in an unsteady hand. Others discover the joy of writing …Read More

Profile PhotoKaren Kao7 May 2023

Spring student and faculty reading announcement

NOTE: DUE TO SPACE CONSTRAINTS THIS EVENT HAS CHANGED VENUE AND TIME Seat reservations have now closed as even the …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff7 April 2023

6 Spring Writing Contests

Do you have a piece of writing you’re especially proud of? Try submitting it to a contest! All of the …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff6 April 2023

Magazines open for spring submissions

The surest sign of spring? Lit magazines are opening up again for their spring and summer issues! This month’s list …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff9 March 2023

Lit Mag Grab Bag

A quick behind-the-scenes: sometimes, I stroll down the rows of publishers like I’m at the cereal aisle at the supermarket …Read More

Profile PhotoIWC Staff16 February 2023

Where to submit: Magazines with a fresh perspective

The new year is all about change, and the journals on this month’s list seek to explore the world in …Read More

Profile PhotoKaren Kao7 January 2023

Meet new teacher Sussu Laaksonen

Sussu Laaksonen’s writing career began in her home country, Finland. She has worked in Finnish television and film and translated …Read More

Profile PhotoKaren Kao7 January 2023

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