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Finished your first manuscript? Part way through a promising work-in-progress? Have a great idea for a story? Getting published can be a challenge, but TWUC is here to help. Read our free Getting Published FAQs to understand your next steps.

Emma Donoghue

Novelist, Short Story Writer, Screenwriter

In such an odd and isolated profession as writing, the advice, support, and solidarity offered by TWUC is invaluable.

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HOW TWUC SUPPORTS OUR MEMBERS

  • Powerful advocacy in support of writers’ rights
  • Connection with a community of professional writers across the country
  • Increased income opportunities through public and school readings programs
  • Free professional development resources and how-to guides
  • Access to dedicated staff for contract advice and grievance assistance

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Eleonore Schönmaier Published in German Translation

Eleonore Schönmaier

Eleonore Schönmaier's Wavelengths of Your Song (McGill-Queen's University Press, 2013) was published in German translation in August as Wellenlängen deines Liedes by Parasitenpresse, Cologne (translator Knut Birkholz). She was invited to the European Literary Festival in Cologne in September (where...

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