For the past two weeks I promised there would be an update about the fall installment of Jot. It says it all in the title, but we are headed out of Grand Rapids. First, we should note that the plan is to head back to Baker Book House in the spring. We love Baker. It … Continue reading Jot is Moving to Three Rivers!
TOM SPRINGER is an essayist, journalist, and environmentalist. He has written about nature and outdoor travel for newspapers and magazines such as Backpacker, Michigan Out-of-Doors, andNotre Dame, and his nature-themed commentaries have aired on several National Public Radio programs. His collection of essays, Looking For Hickories: The Forgotten Wildness of the Rural Midwest (University of Michigan Press), was named … Continue reading 3 Questions with Tom Springer
Friday, September 9th, 2016 FREE Admission – Event begins at 7pm Open to all writers. Rookies. Veterans. And everyone in between. Open to writers of any genre. The Jot Writers’ Conference is a biannual, one-night event for writers held each spring and fall in West Michigan. It features short, TED-style talks on various aspects of … Continue reading The Jot Writers’ Conference Returns! 9.9.16
Jot is a week and a half away! I hope you have signed up HERE to claim your seat. As we’ve moved locations, I’d like to offer you 10 reason to make the trip a hour and fifteen minutes south.Jot will be small and intimate this year. Jot will be small and intimate this year. … Continue reading 10 Reasons to Attend The Next Jot
Jot is roughly two weeks away! (September 12th 6-10PM in Three Rivers, MI) Our free one night writers conference will feature – journal editors, acquisition editors, bloggers, poets, poetry editors, marketers, novelists, flash fiction writers, and you! We’re thrilled about meeting with other writers both new and familiar and sharing the love we have about … Continue reading What Do You Love Most About Jot?
Last week we announced that the fall edition of the Jot Conference is headed south to Three Rivers, MI and will be held at Lowry’s Books and More. Today we’d like to introduce you to this beautiful place. Lowry’s is located in downtown Three Rivers, Michigan. It houses over one hundred and seventy thousand used … Continue reading Introducing Lowry’s Books – The Location of the Next Jot Conference
Jot is a new type of writers conference. For one thing, it’s cheaper (free). For another, it’s shorter (one night, four hours). And last, you actually get time to write (yes, write). When we started throwing around the idea of creating our own writers conference, we knew that in order to be successful, it would have … Continue reading What to Expect from Jot
Jot is less than one month away! We cannot believe it. I hope you are as excited as we are. Because of the location change we need you to do us a favor and go and sign up individually. You can do that HERE. Again, it’s free per usual! It is on Saturday, September 12th … Continue reading Grab Your Seat At The Jot Conference Today!