Walk Down to… Authors’ Avenue

Walk Down to… Authors’ Avenue

Apply for Authors’ Avenue You’ve toiled through first (and second and third … and 10th) drafts, made those tough edits and worked out all the bugs. Whether published by a big-time (or small-time) press or by dint of your own sweat, blood and...
the Crossroads 2013 Schedule

the Crossroads 2013 Schedule

Hello friends, sorry it took us so long. There was just a lot of awesome to cram into one weekend. When you’re looking it over, remember how the registration works: Short Story ticket gets you in just the Saturday daylight sessions Pen & Paper gets you into...
What’s the “Short Story” ticket?

What’s the “Short Story” ticket?

You have spoken and we have listened. Several of our folks said they can’t get off work early on Friday and they wanted a Saturday-only ticket, which is what we’ve just created: the “Short Story” ticket. Now, for just $99, you can get into all...
Review of FIRECRACKER by David Iserson

Review of FIRECRACKER by David Iserson

David Iserson, a writer for “SNL,” “The New Girl” and “Up All Night,” made his YA debut with “Firecracker” this May. He was interviewed in the Los Angeles Times, reviewed at Reading Rants and featured in Entertainment...
VIDEO: Chris Baty at Crossroads 2012

VIDEO: Chris Baty at Crossroads 2012

“Everyone — and I mean, EVERYONE — has so much more inside of them than they realize.” National Novel Writing Month started almost in jest between friends. Its founder, Chris Baty, never expected hundreds of thousands of people to one day...

Enter to Win Writing Life Swag!

UPDATE: Congratulations to Matt Barr for winning the Writing Life Swag Pack! You’ll look good in your new duds!   We feel like giving away some stuff. Do you feel like winning some stuff? Good because it’s super easy. What’s the prize? This...