DC-area novelist and writer Leslie Pietrzyk on the creative process and all things literary.
Thursday, September 21, 2017
REVERSING THE RIVER: Serialized Novel Available
As I mentioned in an earlier post, my historical novel is being serialized this summer. REVERSING THE RIVER is set in Chicago, on the first...
Friday, September 15, 2017
My Fall Classes....Space Left for YOU!
I’m teaching two classes at Politics & Prose Bookstore in September…space for you and a friend still available in each! Both are approp...
Thursday, September 14, 2017
DMV Writers with a Book Ms....
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Until November 15, 2017, Washington Writers’ Publishing House (WWPH) will accept manuscripts for entry in our annual ...
Monday, August 28, 2017
Your Low-Residency MFA Guide: Converse!
Back to school time already…which reminds me that the application deadline for the low-residency MFA program at Converse College, where I S...
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Colson Whitehead, Mohsin Hamid, Lev Grossman to Headline 2017 Fall for the Book
Fall for the Book’s 19th annual festival will run from October 11-14 at George Mason University and locations around Northern Virginia. Nat...
Monday, August 14, 2017
What Writers Talk about When They Talk about Short Story Writing
Looking up something for something, I came across this list of quotations about writing short stories, and they are so brilliant and so ins...
Monday, August 7, 2017
Creating a Community: A Conversation with Andi Cumbo-Floyd on Using Social Media Effectively
By Carollyne Hutter Social media can be so helpful to writers, offering ways to connect with other writers, bringing in fresh audie...
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