Monthly Archives: July 2016

Featured Publication: Expiration Date

Hi! I’m a graduate of WestConn’s MFA program, and I mentor in the program now. I just wanted to pop in to announce the publication of my new book, Expiration Date, a literary horror/suspense novel. Expiration Date was my thesis project, … Continue reading

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Job at Poets & Writers

DEVELOPMENT & MARKETING ASSISTANT – FULL-TIME – NYC OFFICE – The development and marketing assistant works with the managing director and the assistant director of development and marketing to promote Poets & Writers’ programs, to advance its mission, and to … Continue reading

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Editor / Copywriter Opening

All, Ethan Allen (Danbury, CT) is hiring an entry level Editor / Copywriter. The company currently employs 18 WestConn alumni according to LinkedIn. Job posting here. Best, JOD

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New Student Orientation Room Change

Heads up: the Orientation session on Monday will take place in Westside Classroom Building 241 (not 243).

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Reading Assignment for Reading Like a Writer Workshop

Students enrolled in the “Reading Like A Writer” workshop should read the following documents: 1. A short excerpt from the book Reading Like A Writer, by Francine Prose. File was emailed to you this morning. 2. A very short story: … Continue reading

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I AM PROVIDENCE is out now

My latest novel, I Am Providence, is shipping a bit early from and will be in better bookstores everywhere next month. It’s a mystery novel of sorts, and set at a convention for fans of H. P. Lovecraft. It’s … Continue reading

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Connecticut Magazine Writing Position

Hi, all, Connecticut Magazine is looking for a staff writer. Professional journalism experience is a prerequisite for this position. Application instructions are included in the link below, but if you have any questions feel free to contact me at Here … Continue reading

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