“Maria felt that everything had slowed down and she could finally breathe again. Until the night the moon disappeared.”
To apply, please email [email protected] by February 28th with the subject line "Black History Scholarship." Please attach a writing sample of any genre or topic (500-2,000) as well as a paragraph explaining how this scholarship would benefit you. Scholarships can be applied to any of our six-week workshops, in-person or online.
Nicole Calande is from the Bay Area originally, but considers much of the West Coast to be home. She is a recent graduate of the Columbia Publishing Course and was a former intern at Catapult, Counterpoint, Soft Skull, and Tin House Books. Before getting into publishing, Nicole worked as a tour guide at the Winchester Mystery House.
When she isn't writing short stories or producing her queer horror podcast "Monsters Out of the Closet," she works as a brand writer and occasional bookseller in Portland, OR.
You can follow her (@NicoleCalande) and her podcast (@Pod_Monsters) on Twitter.