editing

Screenshot of edited page

After winning a contract with Seal Press through a She Writes-sponsored contest last spring and submitted my final manuscript in August, I had one big fear: that I would not be edited enough.

View of Bread Loaf building

Being a self-taught creative writer without an MFA, I had little confidence that I would be accepted at highly selective writing workshops. But once there, I learned that plenty of people like me do get in.