Holly Lyn Walrath

Holly Lyn Walrath is a writer of poetry and short fiction. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in Strange Horizons, Fireside Fiction, Daily Science Fiction, Apex Book Company, Mithila Review, Flame Tree Publishing, Litro, Liminality, Crab Fat Magazine, and elsewhere. Her chapbook of words and images, Glimmerglass Girl, will be published by Finishing Line Press in 2018. She holds a B.A. in English from The University of Texas and a Master’s in Creative Writing from the University of Denver. She is a freelance editor and host of The Weird Circular, an e-newsletter for writers containing submission calls and writing prompts.

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Holly Lyn Walrath

Creating an Environment Where You Have License to Try New Things

September 7, 2018

This post makes reference to this episode of the podcast Song Exploder.   One of my favorite albums of this ...

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Art as a Way Into Writing

August 3, 2018

Ever since childhood, I’ve been an art museum lover. I’m the person that gets to a new city and visits the art...

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On Creative Breathing Room

July 9, 2018

This week has been a bit of a struggle for me because I’ve had so much self-promotion going on. Let me rephras...

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How to Prep for #CampNaNoWriMo in 7 Steps

June 30, 2018

July is Camp Nano, a subset of National Novel Writing Month, or #NaNoWriMo (#CampNaNoWriMo), if you follow along...

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Subscriber Preview: Confessions of a Tree Nymph

June 23, 2018

Hello Subscribers! I am thinking hard about what I want to post this month for you. I have been super busy ...

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Writing Flash Fiction + Mermaid Hunt eBook

May 14, 2018

Hello beautiful subscribers! I've updated my website with a new story (also in audio format), "Mermaid Hunt." ...

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