Wednesday, April 25, 2007

Quit Your Job; Finish Your Novel!

Okay, maybe I'm going a bit overboard. But I'm quite excited about this new monetary award for a work-in-progress. What a great idea. Perhaps the primary thing that allows work to move from “in progress” to “finished” is enough time (which usually translates to enough money) to complete the work. The catch—not that it’s really a catch—is that the writer provide a community service during the time of the grant period. Yay, Dan Wickett and Dzanc Books!

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DC-area author Leslie Pietrzyk explores the creative process and all things literary.