Community Discussions

People who like to write like to hear from one another.

At Writing It Real, we foster member-to-member communication as well as communication with Sheila. Each week, in addition to commenting on the weekly instructional articles, members are encouraged to post information about where they’ve been published, submissions wanted they’ve heard of,  discussion on craft and notable resources for writers.

Where have you published lately?

Go on! Brag a little or a lot. Include your blog url, literary journals, anthologies, books, plays produced–wherever we can find your writing. By learning where one another publishes as well as reading your work, we learn. Let us help you build an audience! Continue Reading


Do you have a writing question your peers can answer? Do you have answers your peers might find useful? Books you are reading to tell us about, references and activities for writers? Interact here!Continue Reading