Writer News and Updates

Got writer’s block? 14 writers share how they fight the blank screen

I asked for advice from some very good writers whose work appears in print, broadcast and online...


The Key Element To Success Many Writers Avoid: Self-Promotion

We all know that success as a writer depends on: 1) writing something worth reading and 2) getting published...


An Update on the Significance of Poetry

Critics have been having the by-this-point perfunctory debate on the value and relevance of poetry to the general American public...

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Wordcraft Stories for Halloween

We have a special treat for all you story lovers this Halloween! Two master storytellers have graced us with some true-life scary stories just in time for the 31st!  Recorded earlier this week over the telephone (excuse the audio), Wordcraft is thrilled to welcome Eldrena Douma and Sequoyah Guess! You can listen to the audio […]


Indian 101: Now Showing

It’s finally here!  The incredible documentary about the life and work of Comanche activist and mentor, LaDonna Harris.  Momma LaDonna has been a strong influence in the lives of so many Indigenous peoples and her efforts have been felt for so many generations.  Directed by Julianna Brannum, the film highlights the incredible legacy of this […]


Tribeca Hacks

Alright all you media and programming type Natives, here’s the chance to create something really unique with your work.  Tribeca Hacks are looking for filmmakers and technologists to make interactive stories around numerous issues in Indian Country.  More info below and you can follow this link to apply, the application is due: October 29th! Go tell […]


Indigenous People’s Day 2014

For hundreds of years we have survived by keeping our cultures strong and telling our stories loud and proud!  Today, in honor of Indigenous People’s Day, we would like to hear your words.  Leave your comments below and have a wonderful day!