"Happy to report that my young adult novel, My So-Called Ruined Life,will be published next year by Torrey House Press. My So-Called Ruined Life (10 page excerpt of it) was one of five winners in last January's YA contest, co-sponsored by…"
"Yo Allie. Sent you the YA manuscript yesterday and look forward to your feedback. It was one of five winners in a YA contest sponsored by She Writes and Girls Write Now. (You should check out Girls Write Now in NYC--you'd want to volunteer…"
This is the cool school where I've been on faculty for 18 years, and where I started a magazine--Alligator Juniper.
Books I've written, anthologies I've contributed to, and any scripts or plays I've authored:
No published books. Two unpublished.
Publish fiction and nonfiction in literary magazines.
My writing is:
Fiction, Memoir, Screenwriting
Services I offer to other writers:
I publish about 25 writers per year through the literary magazine I founded, Alligator Juniper. And I help encourage writers by writing, along with my staff, personal rejection letters to every writer who submits work.
Biggest service is probably that I teach creative writing, and have for eighteen years.
I'm part of these writers' groups or salons:
My professional associations:
I'm founding editor of Alligator Juniper, a national literary magazine out of Prescott College in Prescott Arizona. For the whole thirteen year history of the magazine, I've been the fiction and nonfiction editor; three times we've won the AWP Director's Prize for Undergraduate Literary Magazines.
My name is V and I am currently writing the first draft of my first novel. I am a stay at home mom to a young son, so I write late at night and between nap times. And because of my young boss's unpredictable…"