Author Archives: Deputy Director Emily Hitchcock

Best of Ohio Short Stories: Volume 2 — Available Now!

It is with great pride that we present our newest anthology, Best of Ohio Short Stories: Volume II, featuring short stories from fifteen Ohio authors. This eclectic collection of literary and popular fiction spans several genres, and is sure to … Continue reading

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“The Joy of Argument” Flash Essay Contest Winners

Thank you to everyone who submitted a flash essay to “The Joy of Argument” flash essay contest.  We received lots of ridiculous arguments.  You can browse all of the entries here. Before we announce the winners, don’t forget to check … Continue reading

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Last Call for Workshop Submissions!

Hello workshoppers, Tonight at midnight is the deadline to submit work for this month’s writers’ workshop. Send your short stories to Ian at workshops@columbuscoop.org if you want a story in the stack at the workshop on Wednesday, 07/27. Join us … Continue reading

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The Joy of Argument Flash Essay Contest Ends Friday!

The Joy of Argument Flash Essay Contest closes this Friday, 07/15 at 11:59 p.m. Don’t miss your shot at one of two $100.00 prizes! Find complete rules and instructions for entering this contest here.  Submit the most well-crafted argument you … Continue reading

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Craft an Absurd Argument, Win $100

Our flash essay contest is underway! We’ve received some truly absurd arguments already, and we’re looking forward to reading yours before the contest closes on 07/15. Browse contest entries and learn how to enter by clicking here.  If you’re interested … Continue reading

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New Flash Fiction Contest — Coming Soon

It’s been awhile since we’ve hosted a flash fiction contest. Hopefully, this hiatus has given your writerly brain lots of time to stew up fantastical story ideas. Our next flash fiction contest will open for entries on June 6th, 2016. … Continue reading

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Final Call for May’s Short Story Workshop

Tonight at midnight is the deadline to submit a short story to be workshopped at next week’s writers’ workshop. Who doesn’t have a dusty old file on their desktop labeled “Writing that desperately needs to be workshopped”? Your cat is … Continue reading

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Makers Market 11/28

Columbus Creative Cooperative is proud to be a participating vendor at the Makers Market happening this Saturday, 11/28 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at The Narrows:  126 Muskingum Ave. Suite Z, Zanesville, Ohio. Take a trek to Zanesville on … Continue reading

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Writers’ Workshop Update

Howdy, workshoppers. Due to some space and coordinator transitions, as well as the close proximity to the holidays, we will NOT be holding our monthly writers’ workshop in November or December. The next writers’ workshop will be held on January … Continue reading

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Free Seminar — The Craft of Critique

Join us for a free seminar on Wednesday, November 18 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Bexley Library: 2411 E Main St, Bexley, OH 43209 CCC Director Brad Pauquette will discuss giving and receiving constructive criticism as a writer. … Continue reading

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