Crossroads V Contest Results

Crossroads V Contest Results

We are thrilled to receive the results for both the Virginia Festival of the Book, and the Crossroads Teen Writing Contest All students who have submitted have been informed of the results and invitations to the Virginia Festival of the Book reading have been sent. We...

Winter Writing Workshops Resume Thursday at Writerhouse!

Our popular weekly writing workshops begin again on Thursday, with a special presentation from alumni and student staff! Are you curious about submitting your writing to journals and contests? Alumn Olivia Vande Woude and student staff Marie Ungar share their...

Happy Holidays!

 Happy Holidays to all! Enjoy your break and get your submissions ready! The Virginia Festival of the Book Teen Contest is currently accepting submissions through February 15th, and we can’t wait to see your writing! Our weekly meetings resume January 12th, with...
Biscuit Run Writing Retreat – DECEMBER 4TH!

Biscuit Run Writing Retreat – DECEMBER 4TH!

Save the Date! WE HAVE A SURPRISE INVITATION TO A TEEN WRITING RETREAT AT BISCUIT RUN!   Join us as we return to Biscuit Run for a day of writing workshops in a gorgeous space! We are delighted to be invited back to Biscuit Run to share a day of writing  in this...
Young writers bursting forth

Young writers bursting forth

There’s a new litmag on the scene. Sooth Swarm Journal, begun by Tupelo Press Teen Writing Center student staff Marie Ungar, inner of both Writer’s Eye and Crossroads IV writing awards, Erin Jin Mei O’Malley, a Speedwell Scholar studying in  Germany,...
Submission Time!

Submission Time!

Submissions due! It’s time to submit  your work! Local students are gearing up for The Writer’s Eye(November 30th deadline), and the Virginia Festival of the Book’s contest (opens December 1st, deadline February 15th). Nationally, students are...