Writing and publishing resources, news, and reflections to peruse over the weekend.(more…)
Each week as Shabbat approaches, the My Machberet blog presents a collection of links, drawn primarily from the world of Jewish books and writing.(more…)
Three quick items.
1. Having spent large chunks of the past two weekends immersed in #KidLit conferences, I was looking forward to focusing on, you know, MY MANUSCRIPT during the weekend that’s coming up. Lo and behold, I’ve been tempted to go conferencing again—or at least, to attend these two sessions focused on kidlit that are taking place as part of Limmud Toronto.(more…)
“For many Jewish students, Zionism is an integral part of their identity and their ethnic and ancestral heritage. These students have the right to openly express identification with Israel. The university will safeguard the abilities of these students, as well as all students, to participate in university-sponsored activities free from discrimination and harassment.(more…)
Each week in this space, Practicing Writing shares no-fee, paying markets for writers of fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction: competitions, contests, and calls for submissions. The posts complement monthly issues of The Practicing Writer newsletter, where you’ll always find more listings, none of them limiting eligibility to residents of a single municipality, state, or province. (But this blog does share those more localized opportunities, including jobs.)(more…)