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Perugia Press Presents:
Nerissa Nields writing it up in the garden
WEEKLY WRITING WORKSHOPS
- Regular, 10-week Courses
- Generative (first draft) writing
- Manuscript group (by invitation only)
- Spring 2019
- Northampton, MA
Tuesday afternoons: 12:30-2:30pm starting April 2, 2019
Wednesday afternoons: 12:30-2:30pm starting April 3, 2019
Wednesday evenings: 7-9pm starting April 3, 2019
Thursday evenings: 7-9pm starting April 4, 2019
Thursday manuscript group (Weeding & Pruning): 3:30-5pm by application only. To apply, please send a letter and a 300 word sample of writing to Nerissa@nields.com.
Pioneer Valley Writers Workshop
Straw Dog Member hiring!
I need someone to help me with submissions to magazines. This would includepoetry, prose or whatever I feel like doing. It would require experience with“submittable” (or ability to learn) and typing out notices or emailsto go to magazines. The person who was doing thisjob before was making anywhere from $200 to $350 per month, dependingon number of submissions. There’s a bonus of $50 for each piece ofwork accepted. That’s a new wrinkle.This person would also be asked to do some typing of manuscripts andmiscellaneous stuff like that.If you know of anyone who might be interested, could you please have themcall me at 413-256-0240 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
Submissions are open until November 15 for the 2020 Perugia Press Prize
Consultation w/ Gail Thomas
Poet and teacher Gail Thomas is available for individual consultation on your poetry submissions, manuscripts and residency applications. With more than 40 years of publishing and teaching experience, Gail offers feedback that not only focuses on your writing goals, but also strengthens your craft.
Manuscript Review by D M Gordon
Want your writing to be the best it can be? Aching to be published? Thinking of an MFA? Why not work with an individual editor first. I’m less expensive than a low-residency program, with more focused, extensive attention. I work with post-MFA grads towards publication, poetry, and prose, as well as writers first seeking to share their work. From query letters to self-publication, we can discuss your immediate goals and how to achieve them. A prize-winning poet and fiction writer, and an experienced, respectful editor in multiple genres, I’d love to talk with you.
Do You Want to Publish?
If you’re ready to push the envelope and write poems that publishers will take seriously I’m offering one-on-one tutorials. I’m a working poet with a wide publication. I offer rigorous and experienced feedback. The first session is free, and $60 per meeting after that. If you are far away and can only respond by email, my fee is $50 per meeting. Note, I also do full manuscript critiques. They will be priced differently, according to how long they are and how much work needs to be done on the poems.
Bio: Doug Anderson’s first book of poems, The Moon Reflected Fire, won the Kate Tufts Discovery Award. His second, Blues for Unemployed Secret Police, a grant from the Academy of American Poets. His third book, Horse Medicine, was published by Barrow Street in 2015. He has won awards from the National Endowment for the Arts, The Massachusetts Cultural Council, Poets & Writers, and other funding organizations. His poems have appeared in Ploughshares, Field, The Massachusetts Review, the Southern Review, Poetry, Poetry Ireland Review, and other journals, magazines and anthologies. He has written plays, fiction, and his memoir, Keep Your Head Down, was published by W. W. Norton in 2009. He has taught in the MFA programs at Bennington College and Pacific University of Oregon.
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