A Call to Writers

The Arts in Action Society, based in Vancouver, is organizing a major event called “Fear of Others.” Below is a brief description: In 1989, the Arts in Action Society organized a large art exhibition called “Fear of Others/Art Against Racism.” It involved 250 artists from 28 countries, 47 writers, muralists,…

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A Heads Up About Scams Targeting Writers & Editors

In light of some of our membership, including myself, having been emailed occasional scams as a result of our professional Internet presence, FBCW board member Adriane Giberson found this excellent article to help honest writers navigate the challenging world of recognizing and protecting ourselves from scams: https://www.creativeeditingservices.com/blog/common-writing-scams-how-avoid-writer-scams I am learning over…

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Manuscript Intensive

Registration is open internationally for Betsy Warland’s Manuscript Intensive, a one-on-one workshop program with a great rate of book publications after writers have been mentored with industry professionals. Now in its 14th year, Manuscript Intensive is inviting new applicants for the January 2020 start date. An excellent way to turn…

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