Announcements

   

Please join us for the next meeting of the UMUC Military Community Writing group on Wednesday, March 6 from 1200-1400.  We’ll meet at the tables outside Wasgau bakery in the KMCC on Ramstein.  This will be a writing meeting at which we will write from prompts and consider plans for future feedback meetings and workshops. Additional meeting dates and times are listed below.   

Wednesday, March 6, 1200-1400, outside Wasgau bakery in the KMCC on Ramstein

Wednesday, March 20, 1200-1400, Vogelweh Library

Saturday, March 30, 1200-1400, Ramstein Education Center --This will be a fiction writing workshop

Wednesday, April 3, 1200-1400, location TBD

Wednesday, April 17, 1200-1400, location TBD

Saturday, April 27, 1200-1400, location TBD

Wednesday, May 8, 1200-1400, location TBD

Wednesday, June 12, 1200-1400, location TBD

Wednesday, June 26, 1200-1400, location TBD

Saturday, June 29, 1200-1400, location TBD

 

 

Publication Opportunities

(Updated 13 February 2019)

Line of Advance – Accepting creative writing in various forms including short stories, flash fiction, and poetry

Proud to Be: Writing by American Warriors--Accepting a variety of forms including poetry, fiction, essay, photography from military personnel, veterans, and family members

Military Experience and the Arts –Artwork

Blue Nostalgia:  A Journal of Post-Traumatic Growth –Nonfiction stories of trauma and growth  

Military Experience and the Arts --Fiction, nonfiction, poetry journals 

Collateral --Encourages submissions of poetry, fiction, and non-fiction from voices that are "collateral" (military member's parent, sibling, child, friend, etc.) to violient conflict

Please be sure to check out additional ongoing publication opportunities on the "Writing and Publication Resources" page.  I also suggest following the Red Bull Rising blog as Randy Brown is attentive to and active in reporting what's happening among the veteran writing community.