Tag: Writing

49 Writers Blog: Guest Blogger Kathleen Witkowska Tarr | A Harvest of Wisdom—Lessons from a First Book

49 Writers Blog: Guest Blogger Kathleen Witkowska Tarr | A Harvest of Wisdom—Lessons from a First Book

Literary Roundup | October 13-26, 2017 – 49 Writers, Inc.

Our upcoming season of workshops, classes, Reading & Craft Talk Series and Crosscurrents events, and special events is mostly up on online. Registration is open for classes in Anchorage and Fairbanks! Congrats to Seth Kantner, recipient of a 2017 Whiting Creative Nonfiction Grant! Congratulations to current and former 49 Writers board members Matthew Komatsu and Don Rearden, as well as Mary Rosanne Katzke, … Read More

Source: Literary Roundup | October 13-26, 2017 – 49 Writers, Inc.

49 Writers blog, Alaska

Collaborative literary blog from Alaska, created by 49 Writers, Inc.

Source: 49 Writers blog, Alaska

Cinthia Ritchie: Semi-finalist chapbook excerpt and interview up at Honeysuckle Press

Source: Semi-finalist chapbook excerpt and interview up at Honeysuckle Press – Cinthia Ritchie

Catch up on what’s been happening at Storyknife

Source: Catch up on what’s been happening at Storyknife

Work in a digital innovation role in local news, or trying to transform your newsroom? Use this new trove of free resources for publishers » Nieman Journalism Lab

Trying to launch a podcast and wondering what listener metrics to really focus on? Trying to create the best email newsletter to suit the pace of your newsroom? Trying to get creative with article formats but have limited resources? Better News, which launched Tuesday, offers another good colle…

Source: Work in a digital innovation role in local news, or trying to transform your newsroom? Use this new trove of free resources for publishers » Nieman Journalism Lab

Gather, a platform for journalists working on community engagement, launches » Nieman Journalism Lab

Engagement journalism means reaching out to audiences in new ways — through social media, community events, and various other methods of building trust — to get them more involved in reporting. It’s something that lots of newsrooms want to do, but some are further along than others. So how can …

Source: Gather, a platform for journalists working on community engagement, launches » Nieman Journalism Lab

On saying “I love you” only when you mean it, E.E. Cummings on the courage to be yourself, Amanda Palmer reads a stunning poem about depression

Source: On saying “I love you” only when you mean it, E.E. Cummings on the courage to be yourself, Amanda Palmer reads a stunning poem about depression

Reader Question: What to do when you feel out of touch with creative energy?

Source: Reader Question: What to do when you feel out of touch with creative energy?

Staying Alive: Mary Oliver on How Books Saved Her Life and Why the Passion for Work Is the Greatest Antidote to Pain – Brain Pickings

Source: Staying Alive: Mary Oliver on How Books Saved Her Life and Why the Passion for Work Is the Greatest Antidote to Pain – Brain Pickings