For Writers

  • The 2019 Writers Conference will be held Thursday, November 14 through Sunday, November 17. Watch this space for updates.

Our conference will focus on craft, skill-development, and community building. Get your manuscript polished and submission-ready with how-to sessions, editing and critique, and community building. Thursday - Saturday is for adult and teen writers. Sunday is just for the kids.

Want to submit a session proposal? Head to our submittable page and use the Author/Artist Event Request tell us about your idea.

  • Writing Contests:

Every month we host a new contest with prizes including a $200 honorarium and an invitation to read at a Library event. One winner will be selected from submissions of poetry, short fiction, and essays. See previous winners, or read more about the guidelines and enter your original works here »