WOW! stands for Women on Writing and if you’re a woman who writes, edits, or reads, you may want to check WOW! out. This info-packed ezine promotes communication between women writers, authors, editors, agents, publishers, and readers. Don’t let the busyness of the home page overwhelm you – think of it as a treasure box for writers. Subscribe to the WOW! newsletter for updates.
Feature Articles by Subject Matter Experts – Authors, Editors, Publicists, Agents, Instructors
Learn from the experts! Five to 10 new articles per quarter consistently cover a wide array of topics, from children’s writing to freelance writing, finding an agent to handling rejection. WOW! provides access to archives of features, how-to articles, freelance writing information, and much more. Take a peek!
Quarterly flash fiction contest. Download the PDF guidelines. Deadline: November 30, 2017. Only 300 entries accepted so enter early! There is also a non-fiction contest held quarterly. Learn more.
Workshops and Classes
Discover educational courses to inspire and boost your income and further your writing career. WOW! online classes vary in content and format and are taught by experienced instructors. They’re wonderful because they provide personal attention and flexibility. You can work at your leisure from home. Workshop topics cover fiction writing, poetry, memoir, screenwriting, travel writing, social media, blogging, literary devices, and much more.
Many of the writers associated with Splattered Ink have taken courses through WOW! Reviews are glowing. I am inspired and motivated by the poetry workshops with Melanie Faith. Sheila Bender also teaches workshops through WOW! She is a fabulous writing coach and writing conference facilitator.
Don’t miss links and lists of author websites, writing contests, critique groups, and much more!
The Muffin Fresh News Blog
According to the bakers of WOW!, this blog is never stale. It is an excellent resource for daily writing tips and inspiration. You can subscribe to receive the blog posts via email. Check it out!