Vicki Hudson writes narrative essay, flash fiction and poetry. She curates an author interview series, Three by Five, on her website as well as the opportunity for emerging and independent authors to showcase work in progress with her Author First Look series. Since 2008 she has sponsored an emerging writer scholarship to attend the San Francisco Writers Conference where she has been a presenter numerous times. In addition to a Master of Fine Arts in writing from Saint Mary's College of California, she has attended writing residencies at the Lambda Literary Emerging Writer Retreat (2007), the Veterans Writing Project with the George Washington University Writing Program's Veterans Writing Conference (2013), and the Napa Valley Writers Conference (2013). Find out more at www.vickihudson.com and on Twitter as @Vickigeist.
Everyone has a story. The process of creating, refining and ultimately releasing it into the wild that is publication in the world needs to be a respectful one. No Red Pen is not an overview of writing groups - it is a manifesto for a different paradigm for workshop and critique. A portion of sales benefit the annual Victoria A. Hudson Emerging Writer Prize.