Writer’s Digest Email

If you want to be published, submit a polished product. You know you’ve got a great story idea, but how do you make it so great that it rises from slush pile to publication? Author and Writing Coach Annalisa Parent has helped hundreds of writers to improve their craft and to become published authors. She … [Read more…]

Writing Coach Testimonials

What is it like to work with Annalisa Parent, Writing Coach? What’s it like to join attend an Inspiration Session? A reflection by Melissa I’ve always found the thought of joining a writing group a little nerve-wracking. Going somewhere you don’t know to write with and receive criticism from people you’ve never met–it can be … [Read more…]

Writing in Vermont

What’s new this week at the writing salon? Dear Friends, First off, I want to say thanks for reaching out in a difficult time.  Losing my cousin was a low moment, and it was so wonderful to receive your well wishes and words of support. Secondly, I wanted to let you know that this week … [Read more…]

League of Vermont Writers’ Summer Extravaganza

I am on the Planning Committee for the League of Vermont Writers.  We are in the process of putting together a summer extravaganza: a time to meet local writers, take workshops, and meet locals dedicated to the craft. We will be running a showcase for members to talk about what they do, and share skills … [Read more…]

Editorializing the editor’s life

Annalisa Parent Vermont Writer Journalist Journalism Teacher Class in Vermont Shumlin

When I am not writing, I am busy teaching others to write.  As such, I am the faculty editor of the student publication The Knightly News. I was recently asked to contribute this article to the alumni magazine outlining the work the student journalists do.