Philadelphia Stories

The mission of Philadelphia Stories is to cultivate a community of writers, artists, and readers in the Greater Philadelphia Area through publications, professional development, and promotion of area writers.

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Since 2004, Philadelphia Stories has published writers and artists from the Greater Delaware Valley in its free magazine, reaching more than 5,000 readers every quarter.

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Professional Development

Philadelphia Stories hosts affordable writing workshops and conferences.

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Philadelphia Stories promotes writing and art from the Greater Delaware Valley through events like a national fiction contest, a national poetry contest, readings, and more.

Become a member of Philadelphia Stories by making a donation today.


Coming Up:

January 1-June 15: Marguerite McGlinn Fiction Contest Submission Period. Click here for details.

February 11: 3nd Annual Writers at Work Conference: The More Things Change, The More They Stay the Same

February 12: Submission deadline for PSĀ  Junior, the magazine by local writers and artists aged 12 and younger. Click here for more information.

April 7: LitLife Poetry Conference and Awards Ceremony