2012 William Faulkner–William Wisdom Competition Short Story List for Finalists, Short Story: Offerings. http://www.wordsandmusic.org/2012%20Winners_Finalists_Page%202.html
Pulse-voices from the heart of medicine: ADHD http://www.pulsemagazine.org/Archive_Index.cfm?content_id=251
Quill and Parchment: Cradle Songs http://quillandparchment.com/eXperimental/store/catalog/product_info.php/products_id/125
Glimmer Train Press Inc. June 2011 Fiction Open http://www.glimmertrainpress.com/writer/html/finalists.asp?id=141
Left Coast Writers http://www.leftcoastwriters.com/home/ Left Coast Writers® was created to support new and established writers in the production and promotion of their work in a stimulating atmosphere of creativity and community.
Linda Watanabe McFerrin http://www.lwmcferrin.com/ Poet, travel writer, novelist and teacher Linda Watanabe McFerrin is the author of two poetry collections, past editor of a popular Northern California guidebook and a winner of the Nimrod International Katherine Anne Porter Prize for Fiction. Her novel, Namako: Sea Cucumber, was named Best Book for the Teen-Age by the New York Public Library. In addition to authoring an award-winning short story collection, The Hand of Buddha, she has co-edited several anthologies, including the Hot Flashes: sexy little stories & poems series. Her newest book is Dead Love, a novel about Japan and zombies (Stone Bridge Press, 2010)
Adair Lara http://www.adairlara.com/mag.html A columnist for the SF Chronicle for 12 years, Adair Lara’s work has appeared in numerous magazines, including Cosmopolitan, Reader’s Digest, Parenting, Glamour, Redbook, Ladies’ Home Journal and Good Housekeeping. She is the author of ten books and teaches memoir writing.
CIAO Travel with Attitude http://www.travelwithattitude.com/about%20ciao.htm The traveler’s E-zine linking you to the world.
Writer Advice http://www.writeradvice.com/ An e-zine that invites reader participation and celebrated our ten-year anniversary in October 2007. Our quality fiction, poetry, interviews, reviews, and articles reach readers around the globe.
Book Passage http://bookpassage.com/about-us As an independent book store, Book Passage has served the Bay Area for more than 30 years, providing the community with an array of author events, writing and language classes, and highly-respected, annual conferences. Book Passage has two stores, one in Corte Madera and a second in the San Francisco Ferry Building.
Writing Mamas http://www.writingmamas.com/about/ Is a group of mothers originally from around the country, but who now reside in the picturesque Bay Area of California in Marin County. Dawn Yun, an author and journalist, founded the salon some six years ago so mothers could have a time and place to write, whine and wine.
The Writing Salon http://www.writingsalons.com/about-us/ The Writing Salon is a school of creative writing for adults (ages 18 and up). Our 5 to 9-week courses and one-day workshops include classes in every genre: poetry, fiction, nonfiction, journalism, creative nonfiction (personal essays & memoirs, travel writing, food writing, experimental prose), screenwriting, playwriting, how to get published, how to market your writing, etc.
Chicken Soup for the Soul http://www.chickensoup.com/default.asp
Cup of Comfort http://www.adamsmedia.com/cup-of-comfort
Glimmer Train Press Inc. http://www.glimmertrain.com/