Storyknife Writer’s Retreat, a residency of two or four weeks at Storyknife in Homer, Alaska is calling on women-identified writers. The residency is for play, novels, poems, essays and/or memoir writers.
During the period of the residency, the resident’s food and lodging is covered; in addition, there will be time and space for the residents to explore their craft without distraction.
Deadline: 31st December, 2019.
Age 21 or more.
Storyknife Writer’s Retreat accept applications only by individuals, not a group or team.
How to Apply:
Submit a work sample of not more than 10 pages (either fiction, poetry, or nonfiction).
The sample might have been previously published or may be unpublished.
The sample should reflect works completed within the last two years.
If the sample is prose, it should be double-spaced, 12pt. Poetry should be single-spaced, 12pt.
Also, include a document of not more than 300 words containing information about how you have sought to educate yourself as a writer; your experience with publishing your work; and the project you hope to pursue during the residency.
There should be no identifying information on the work samples and the document containing the information about you.