Podcast: Submission Dos + Don'ts
Jenn Batchelor, Coffee + Crumbs’s Content Director, joined us for this episode to discuss submission dos and don'ts. She and Sonya walk us through what makes a standout essay, what they love to say “yes” to, and what some of the most common reasons are for having to pass. You can read Jenn’s C+C essays here, and go say “hi” on her blog or Instagram.
Got an essay you’ve been working on? Submissions will opening again for Coffee + Crumbs in the fall of 2018. When they do, you can get all the details here.
Essays still a bit intimidating? Try a freewrite! Follow C+C on Instagram for the latest prompt. Tag your micro-essays with #writeasummerstory in the months of June and July for a chance to have your work featured in the C+C feed.
Here are the Coffee + Crumbs essays we mentioned in this episode:
Prologue by Lacey Schmidt
Enough by Holly Doden
When Hope is Complicated by Meredith Miller
Never Enough by Lorren Lemmons
One Hundred and Eighty-two Pennies by Megan Moravcik Walbert
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