December 6, 2017
On the first Wednesday of each month, Literary Mama shares a list of current calls for submissions. Good luck sending your work out into the world!
December 4, 2017
In this week’s After Page One, Lorena Parker Matejowsky discusses the urgency of putting the words on the page.
November 30, 2017
On the last Thursday of each month, we share a separate exclusive calls for submissions for Literary Mama. Submit today!
November 29, 2017
Our Writerly Roundup blog series features a curated collection of articles on the craft of writing and the creative life that we don’t want you to miss.
November 27, 2017
In this week’s guest post, Candace Alnaji explains how writing can serve as a source of consolation.
November 24, 2017
What kind of book would you like to get stuck into this month? A murder mystery? A story about teenagers with disabilities? Or perhaps a memoir? We have a mixed bag for you to choose from in this month’s Literary Mama staff recommendations.
November 21, 2017
For each issue of Literary Mama, Literary Reflections shares a writing prompt, inviting our readers to respond. Our editors provide feedback on the responses we receive, and we post our favorites on the blog.
November 16, 2017
You’ve written it, but now it needs a home. How does a submission make the cut? In this series, the editors at Literary Mama offer their thoughts on the process. This month, Reviews editors Camille-Yvette Welsch and Jamie Sumner share with readers some insights into the pieces they love and the submissions they seek.
November 15, 2017
I’m the first to credit the instructor for her patience in working with me, but the real key to my (perceived) success is the simple fact that I added the word “Transform” to my calendar. Every week, those nine letters encourage, challenge, and keep me humble.
November 14, 2017
Last month, we invited readers to share their responses to a writing prompt inspired by Julie Lehman’s essay, Ten Books. We asked readers to tell us about a favorite book that serves as a ritual for their family and what that ritual means to them.
On our blog, you’ll find calls for submissions as well as guest posts that motivate and inspire. Read more about submitting your thoughts to our After Page One series here.