Writers, it’s time to sharpen your pencils, refill your fountain pens, or warm up those keyboards. Join with fellow writers around the world for our fifth annual write-a-thon, now open for registration. What is a write-a-thon? It’s like a walk-a-thon, except for writing! Participants can be pledged by the word, chapter, or story. Finish that…… Continue reading The 5th Annual Clarion Write-a-thon
This week’s slightly belated compilation of reports from five of the write-a-thon teams: Jim Shea, reporting in from The League of Argyle Socks: We’ve finished Week 1, and those reporting in from the League of Argyle Socks are moving along. Greg Frost (Clarion alum, teacher and all-round swell guy) reports that he’s “revising a novel…… Continue reading Clarion Write-a-thon Team Report: Week 1
There have been some recent comments made in regard to registration being required to donate to specific writers. We ask sponsors to establish an account so we can run the Write-a-Thon with fewer volunteers. When sponsors fill out the registration form, it allows us to properly credit their donation to the individual writer and to…… Continue reading FAQ: Why do donors need to register for the write-a-thon?
Still on the fence about the 2013 Write-a-thon? Read this interview with Marie Vibbert, one of our top ten Write-a-thon writers in 2012, who after her Write-a-thon experience applied to the Workshop and is in our 2013 class: Clarion “seemed a wonderful, magical thing. I’d have given anything to go, but … it always seemed out…… Continue reading Interview: Marie Vibbert, from Write-a-thon to Clarion 2013