About Town: Full-time Fiction Editor Opp!
Some great news about town!
Don’s miss the latest news from Field’s End. Story Slam at the Treehouse Cafe is slated for Thursday, July 25th at 7 p.m. in Lynnwood. Registration opens August 1st for all fall classes.
Saturday, July 20, 1-4 p.m., Matthew Brouwer will teach Using Kickstarter to Fund Your Creative Dream at the downtown Bellingham Food Co-op.
The awesome publisher Becker & Mayer has a spot for a full-time fiction editor in Bellevue. Check out the position description.
The Sun literary magazine is offering two full scholarships to its Big Sur Into the Fire retreat October 25-27.
Help Young Writers Flourish: Check out this very compelling short video for the Whatcom Juvenile Justice Creative Writing Project being launched by area poets Kevin Murphy and Matthew Brouwer to offer writing classes to youth in the Juvenile Justice system that will result in a chapbook of the young writer’s work. You can donate by July 30 to the Kickstarter Campaign hoping to raise $2,000 needed to fully launch this terrific giving-back project.
Read more groovy posts from me and my kennel mates at Dogpatch Writers Collective. Woof!
If you have or know someone who has a daughter age 12 to teens who loves to write, then I hope you will tell them about the Little Novelist Workshop, a writing class I’ll teach especially for a parent and daughter team, on Saturday, November 2, at Whatcom Community College.
- Patriots and Politics is the optional theme of the next open mic on Monday, July 29 at 7 p.m. in the Readings Gallery at Village Books. The rosters fill early so be sure to sign up ahead of time at the main counter on the first floor or call (360)-671-2626.Write on!
XO Laurel Leigh
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Laurel’s Literary Lifeline! Great resource, Ms. Leigh. Merci.