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Friday Finds for Writers

Treasure ChestWriting-related resources, news, and reflections to read over the weekend.

  • Making the rounds this week: how The New Yorker ended up rejecting one of its own stories.
  • On literary shindigs, author photos, and Yaddo rejections – a post by Jami Attenberg.
  • One writer shares “5 Unexpected Lessons from Inside the Iowa Writers’ Workshop.”
  • Marisa Silver, on being a “California Writer.”
  • Behind the scenes at Girl Talk, a wonderful poetry reading organized each year by Diane Lockward.
  • Have a great weekend, everyone. See you back here on Monday.

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    1. Loved the “5 Unexpected Lessons” and so agree with number three. I was lucky enough to be in the audience at Canisius College last year to hear Joyce Carol Oates speak. And it was magic! It would be awesome to be a part of something as wonderful as the Iowa Writer’s Workshop someday….


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