Sibylla Nash

Author and creativity coach Sibylla Nash, has written hundreds of articles that have appeared in a variety of national magazines and newspapers.

Download Scrivener Template for the Virgin’s Promise

I’ve been doing a lot of thinking about writing, reading about writing and planning to write these past few weeks. No substantial writing has actually taken place. I’m holding out hope that at some point, the words will just pour out of me, like some third act montage with an energetic soundtrack- and I will…

Free Short Stories Dispensed at Oakland Airport

When my daughter came home over Thanksgiving break, she came home bearing gifts. She had stumbled upon a machine in the Oakland Airport that offered free short stories. My first thought was, how cool is that? My second thought was, how I can be down and (third thought) why isn’t LAX doing this? Basically, you…

Get Help Publishing Your Book Reviews in Lit Mags

When I went to AWP this past March, I took part in a wonderful partnered reading event organized by Synchronized Chaos Magazine.   They paired emerging and established authors to read. They had the established author write a response to a piece of work written by the emerging author. It was a very engaging evening. We…

Best Newsletters for Freelance and Fiction Writers

If you’re looking for outlets to publish your work, here are my favorite newsletters that I scour every week for writing opportunities. It’s not so much a matter of I publish, therefore I am. It’s more along the lines of I publish, therefore I eat. Hope Clark’s Funds for Writers is a staple. Her free…

I’m an LA girl with Jersey roots.  As a child, I could always be found with my head in a book. Once I figured out that people could actually make a living at writing, I beelined it to journalism school at the University of Southern California where I received my BA. I have a MFA in Writing from Otis…