January 1: Marguerite McGlinn National Prize for Fiction contest opens.
March: Writers at Work Conference: Managing the Business of Being An Author: As a published author, you wear many hats: writer, entrepreneur, designer, public speaker, publicist, and more. How can you manage the business side of your writing life without losing time for your art, or your other jobs, or your family? This one-day conference will provide invaluable advice you can use not just to sell more books, but to find the work-life balance that can be especially challenging for writers. DETAILS TO COME SOON!
April: Philadelphia Stories Junior release party at Mighty Writers West.
April 1: LitLife Poetry Festival: Join Philadelphia Stories editors and top-name poets for the LitLife Poetry Festival 2017 – a day of master classes, discussions, readings, a Literary Death Match, and more — including a celebration of the Sandy Crimmins Poetry Prize and Montgomery County Poet Laureate winners. REGISTRATION TO OPEN SOON!
May 20, 21: Writers at Work Conference
June 15: Marguerite McGlinn National Prize for Fiction contest closes.