For Writers

Save the Date! The 2021 Writers Conference will be Thursday, November 4 – Sunday, November 7th.

Next up on the JocoWrites Blog:

There is nothing that embodies summer as a whole quite like the ice cream truck. Its familiar call weaves though neighborhoods and lures out children and adults alike to savor in this quintessential summer experience. With so many delicious options to choose from, it is no wonder the line can grow to wrap around the block.

What was your go to treat from the ice cream truck back in the day? Or what do you still get now when you answer summer’s official call? Let us savor the flavor with you in 500 words or less! Submit your piece​ »

Writing Contests:

Every month we host a new contest with prizes including a $200 honorarium and an invitation to read at a Library event. One winner will be selected from submissions of poetry, short fiction, and essays. See previous winners, or read more about the guidelines and enter your original works »