Katrina Carmichael

Katrina Carmichael was born in Atlanta, Georgia, where she first fell in love with the arts. She started her artistic career at the ripe age of three when she discovered dance and theatre. Since then, Katrina has written numerous plays, poems, and short fiction pieces. She holds a B.F.A. in Theatre Arts from Boston University and an M.A. in Professional Writing from Kennesaw State University. She is currently pursuing the wonderfully inane art of finding a day job.   Katrinia’s contrbutions to The Write Room are linked here: Forks Through the Back Window Continue reading Katrina Carmichael

Steve Wade

A finalist in the Lorian Hemingway and Glimmertrain Short Story competitions (2006), Steve Wade was awarded Second Prize in the Biscuit International Short Story Competition (2008). Recently published in an anthology by Turner Maxwell Books, he is currently shortlisted for The Hennessy New Irish Writing Prize, The Fish Short Story Prize and West 47 Online Short Fiction Prize (2009). He has just completed a novel, for which he is seeking representation.      Steve’s contribution to The Write Room is his short story The Birthday Continue reading Steve Wade

Grants for Week 10/5/2005

GIFT OF FREEDOM AWARDS Fellowships of $50,000 designed to bridge the often fatal gap between a woman’s economic reality and her artistic creation. One fellowship awarded biennially. A Room Of Her Own Foundation P. O. Box 778 Placitas , NM 87043 (phone) 505-867-5373 Email: Info@ARoomOfHerOwnFoundation.org Website: http://www.aroomofherownfoundation.org   MONEY FOR WOMEN/BARBARA DEMING MEMORIAL FUND, INC. Grants of up to $1,500 to poets, fiction and nonfiction writers, visual artists, and for a mixed-genre category (illustration and text) to feminist women in the arts. Application fee is $20. Two application deadlines each year: December 31 (art and fiction) and June 30 (nonfiction … Continue reading Grants for Week 10/5/2005