Special Offers

2016 Poet’s Market Is Here!

While I don’t have a copy on my desk just yet, the 2016 Poet’s Market should be launching any day now. It’s the 29th annual edition, and my 7th go-round with the book. Order your copy today! The 2016 Poet’s Market is the latest and greatest edition. Here are a few...

Poetry at the Writer’s Digest Conference!

It’s true that the annual Writer’s Digest Conference is a super-powered conference devoted to writers getting their fiction and nonfiction published. Super stars of publishing and promotion are in attendance, including agents Donald Maass and Janet Reid, authors Hallie Ephron and Jonathan Maberry, promotion gurus MJ Rose and Dan Blank, and...

Build Your Poetry Writing Skills

Build your poetry writing skills working with a published poet in the six-week Advanced Poetry Writing course offered by Writer’s Digest University. The workshop will consist of six one-week sessions, focused on feedback and critique. Sign up today. At the beginning of each session, you will submit an original poem to...

Find More Success With Your Poetry For 40% Less!

I prefer not to spend an entire post on what’s for sale at the Writer’s Digest Shop unless there’s a super deal, but there happens to be a super deal happening today through Sunday (or June 3-7, 2015). How super? 40% off books, tutorials, and OnDemand webinars super! People in the...

The Best Deal for Poets Ever!

Some of you may have noticed the recent promotions for the National Poetry Month Collection, and I just wanted to take a moment to highlight it. Because it really is the best deal for poets that Writer’s Digest has ever offered! First off, it includes the 2015 Poet’s Market, edited by...

2012 Writer’s Digest Conference: Coming Soon!

One of the most popular conferences for writers in the country is just around the corner: The Writer’s Digest Conference on January 20-22 in New York City at the Sheraton New York Hotel. First, there are the sessions in which writers who are serious about the business of their writing can...

11/11/11 at 11:11 (hopefully)

My employer, F+W Media, decided today (11/11/11) is the perfect day to offer their Warehouse Sale of the Century! Stores across the entire F+W Media community today have deep discounts available to enthusiasts in a variety of disciplines. Click here to learn more. For instance, A Writer’s Paris, by Eric Maisel,...

ESCAPE Into Poetry

I have some pretty exciting news to share: My second limited edition collection of poetry, titled ESCAPE, was recently released, and it’s already received some great feedback. Click here to read a very cool review of ESCAPE. Earlier this year, I released my first collection ENTER, and it pretty much introduced the...

Are you a writer or storyteller?

On October 31 through November 2, there will be a special conference on storytelling hitting San Francisco: StoryWorld conference + expo. Unlike typical writing conferences, this event is dedicated to telling stories across multiple genres and platforms. It’s basically the difference between having one self-contained novel that sells 3,000 copies and...