Entries by Midwest Writers

Streetlight Magazine interviews MWW Director

MWW alum and MWW Plus member Karol Lagodzki recently joined the staff of Streetlight Magazine (www.streetlightmag.com) as an outreach coordinator. Streetlight is a small-to-mid-size literary and arts magazine which started as a print publication in the Charlottesville, VA, area, but has since migrated entirely to the web. As outreach coordinator, Karol defines one of his […]

MWW friends & past faculty in anthology: Not Like the Rest of Us

ANNOUNCING … Indiana Writers Center has a publication for the book lovers on your holiday gift list! Not Like the Rest of Us: An Anthology of Contemporary  Indiana Writers  features stories, poems, and essays more than 75 Indiana writers, including MWW past faculty and friends: Kelsey Timmerman, “The Labors of Our Fathers” Cathy Day, “Not Like the […]

Gift certificates for all the writerly things

The Write Gift — write here, write now Gift certificates for all the writerly things Every writer wants to get better, and the best way to do that is in a supportive, welcoming community. That’s why Midwest Writers Workshop is now offering gift certificates in any amount. Nudge the writer in your life to take […]

Make Your Online Writing Pay | Jane Friedman | Oct 10

Learn how to become a better online writer and monetize your work Starting Monday (Oct. 10), Jane Friedman is teaching a new online course—“Make Your Online (and social media) Pay” through MWW Ongoing—that helps you learn how to market and promote yourself through online writing—as well as what it takes to monetize your online work. It’s a […]

The Course That Helped Me Write My First Novel

by Gail Werner Three years ago this month, I was scrolling through Facebook when I saw a post from my friend Cathy Day, an English professor at Ball State. It detailed her decision to offer her novel writing class online to anyone wanting to follow along. Reading this news, I felt my pulse quicken. This is […]

Gold medal for MWW16!

Your evaluations, emails, tweets, posts have been read and tallied. The results are in! The determination: gold medal for MWW16! Sure, we weren’t perfect. We had a few deductions to our final score (parking, construction, A/C), but we received more high scores than low. And for our first year in a new facility, we were darn […]