Sibylla Nash

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

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…