What is life in New York City like for teenagers? What do teenagers love about their city and their neighborhood? What urgent issues inspire and set fire to New York teens? Poet-Linc combines elements of hip-hop, spoken word, and poetry slam to create a one-of-a-kind show where teenagers from all five boroughs collaborate to answer […]


Summer Courses @ Writopia

Teen Summer Seminar Who: Rising Juniors and Seniors When: July 18th–22nd  & July 25th–29th Writopia Lab invites rising Juniors and Seniors to apply for our two-week Teen Summer Seminar. Work on your writing with published authors and meet and share your work with New York City literary agents and editors! Click HERE to apply today! […]


Another Award Opportunity for Creative Writers

Dear NYC Public High School Seniors, I’m excited to share another opportunity for recognition with you! Penguin Random House’s Creative Writing Awards is accepting creative writing submissions from high school seniors attending public schools in New York City. Scholarships are offered to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners. Creative Writing Categories: poetry/spoken word, fiction, drama, personal […]