Writer’s Digest Magazine November/December 2015 Online Exclusives

Check out all of the online exclusives from the November/December 2015 issue below.

Online Exclusive: Changes at American Baby

The Standout Markets column for the November/December 2015 issue of Writer’s Digest features Meredith Corporation’s American Baby as a potential market for your freelance writing. While this market remains a viable option for freelancers, it will be changing. Meredith—the parent company of several national publications, including Parents, EatingWell, Better Homes &...

David Baldacci: Bonus Interview Outtakes

While many authors struggle to find time to write, for David Baldacci it’s more of a struggle to find time to do something other than write—and an unwelcome one at that, as there’s clearly nothing he’d rather be doing. Since splashing onto the scene with the 1996 Presidential thriller Absolute Power...

84th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition Winners

Writer’s Digest would like to congratulate the 101 winners of the 84th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition! For full coverage of the awards, please check out the November/December 2015 issue of Writer’s Digest. Grand Prize Brenda Scott Royce, “Alphabet Games” (Mainstream/Literary Fiction). Read Royce’s winning entry here. An extended Q&A with...

Extended Q&A With Annual Winner Brenda Scott Royce

“Alphabet Games” by Brenda Scott Royce is the grand-prize winning manuscript (available here) in the 84th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition, besting more than 5,700 entries across 10 categories. For complete coverage of this year’s awards, check out the November/December 2015 issue of Writer’s Digest. For a list of competition winners,...

Brenda Scott Royce’s “Alphabet Games”

“Alphabet Games,” a short story by Brenda Scott Royce, is the Grand Prize winner of the 84th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition. You can read an extended interview with Royce here and view a full list of winners here. For complete coverage of the 84th Annual Writer’s Digest Writing Competition, please check...