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How to get the greatest benefit and enjoyment from a writer's conference. by Lyn Sirota
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Trailing Joy: My Wish For You

Kristen Heimerl

Throughout my posts, I’ve shared my development philosophy and approach, peppering my advice with the useful (and hard) lessons I learned as a neophyte squeezing her way into the publishing industry. Now I’m tasked with the most difficult job of all: distilling the essential lesson of this series!
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Homage to Robert Frost, an Anna C. Price Poetry Prize Winning Submission

CWG is pleased to present Ruth Harrison's winning submission in the Anna C. Price Poetry Prize for young authors!

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Writing for Children from Tragedy

Reflections on embracing personal tragedy as a source of creative inspiration and as a catalyst for personal and artistic growth.

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Ruler of Daffodils
You create your own destiny, so rule with kindness and love. more stories & poetry »
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If I Was Your Girl written by Meredith Russo

Amanda keeps a huge secret that endangers her life—she used to be Andrew. She was born a boy and has transitioned to being a girl. She needs a fresh start so she moves from Georgia to Tennessee to live with her father—but it’s still in the South. If that’s not dangerous enough, a football player, Grant, at her new school is falling in love with her—and she with him. How will her secret be revealed?

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Ivana Beschreiben edits "The Tardy Horseman"

COMING SOON! CWG Online will be featuring edits of reader-submitted manuscripts! This article (and the other examples) provides a demonstration of how our online edits will work. Our editors' comments on manuscripts can be toggled on and off at the appropriate point in the manuscript, and a full legend of editing symbols is available for basic changes. Take a preview, and perhaps submit a manuscript of your own!

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Highlights Magazine

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Poets & Writers

Think left and think right, think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!

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