Anthology Call: Writing After Retirement
- Subject: Anthology Call: Writing After Retirement
Writing AfterRetirement: Tips by Successful Retired Writers
Book Publisher: Scarecrow Press
Co-editor: Carol Smallwood co-edited Women on Poetry: Writing,Revising,
Publishing and Teaching (McFarland, 2012), on Poets &Writers Magazine's
"List of Best Books for Writers";edited Pre- & Post-Retirement Tips for
Librarians (AmericanLibrary Association, 2012).
Co-editor: Dr. Christine Redman-Waldeyer, Assistant
Professor,Coordinator of the Journalism Option Program, Passaic County
CommunityCollege, Paterson, New Jersey; Editor/Founder, AdannaLiterary
Journal; Author, Eve Asks (Muse-Pie Press,2011).
An anthology of unpublished 3,000-4,000 word chapters or two
chapterscoming to that word count by successful, men and women retired
writersfrom the U.S. and Canada (up to 3 co-authors)
previouslyfollowing other careers than writing. Fiction, poetry,
memoir,nonfiction, journalism, and other writers welcome. Looking for
topicsas: Business Aspects of Writing, Writing as a New Career,
Networking,Using Life Experience, Finding Your Niche, Privacy and Legal
Issues,Using Technology. With living longer, early retirement,
popularity ofmemoir writing, this is a how-to for baby boomers who now
have time towrite. Compensation: one complimentary copy per chapter,
discount onadditional copies.
Please e-mail two chapter topics each described in two sentences byMay
30, 2013 with brief pasted bio to
placing RETIREMENT/Last Nameon the subject line. If co-authored,
pasted bios for each.