Sibylla Nash

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

Screenwriting Retreat for Women Writers Over 40

Ladies, if you have a screenplay ready to send out, you’ll want to check out The Writers Lab. The Lab is a four-day writers retreat and workshop that gives women screenwriters over the age of 40 the opportunity to work intensively on their feature film scripts with the support of established film professionals. Mentors and Writers…

Dictation vs. Writing

I was recently at an event where an author talked about how she dictated her last three books. She works off an outline. Me. Oh that sounds great, I want to try that. Also Me: I sound illiterate and tend to ramble… I like the idea of dictating. I always have my phone with me…

On Writing: Pushing Through and Making Way

Sometimes it can be hard to remember that certain something you used to have. Setbacks, side trips, roadblocks, life in general, can chip away at our belief in ourselves. Those setbacks give free reign to that little voice in our head to talk smack. At least, its been that way for many times. If we want things…

Learn How to Win Fellowships and Grants

I’ve got big plans for 2019. To make that happen, I need to arm myself with as much knowledge as possible. I was excited to see that the ProFellows Academy is now free. I’ve been on their mailing list for about a year and have checked out their listings of fellowships for writers. Now that…

Otis Books Opens Call for Manuscripts

CALL FOR MANUSCRIPTS Fall 2018 Otis Books will be accepting submissions from October 16–November 30, 2018 for publication in spring or fall of the coming year. They are interested in book-length manuscripts of poetry and prose (fiction or non-fiction), in the English original or in translation. There is no reading fee. Please submit your work via their…

Check Out Nickelodeon’s Writing Program

Like children’s programming? Time to start polishing those television scripts. Nicklelodeon will open up submissions for its writing program from January 2, 2019 through January 31, 2019. The Nickelodeon Writing Program offers emerging television writers from around the world a paid opportunity to develop their craft and launch their careers. There are two tracks, you must choose…