brought to you by The Resort LIC, Queens, NY

*get your writing done

*build your literary community

*have access to workshops, craft talks, free books, and more

*support a new writers space in Queens, NY


Monthly ($25/month) memberships include:

  • online group writing sessions 4x/month

  • craft and publishing talks 2-4x/month

  • copy of Courtney Maum's BEFORE AND AFTER THE BOOK DEAL mailed to you

  • Q&As with authors and industry professionals

  • writers accountability group with perks for meeting writing goals

  • additional free book offers

SIGN UP HERE for monthly payments of $25.

Special offer for writers from marginalized communities:

  • discounted monthly rate: $20/month

  • first 15 new members to sign up with this offer may also request a half hour phone call to discuss writing and publishing with journalist/writer/illustrator Hannah Bae (five calls available) or review of a query letter in any genre by writer/editor Vivian Lee (ten editorial reviews available)

SIGN UP HERE for monthly payments of $20.

List of writers and publishing professionals who did talks and Q&As for The Resort virtual members in July and August 2020:

  • Courtney Maum, author of Before and After the Book Deal: A Writer’s Guide to Finishing, Publishing, Promoting, and Surviving Your First Book and three published novels

  • Vivian Lee, writer, editor, and 2018 PW Rising Star Honoree

  • Hannah Bae, freelance journalist and nonfiction writer

  • Michele Filgate, contributing editor at Literary Hub and editor of What My Mother and I Don't Talk About

  • Briallen Hopper, co-editor-in-chief of Killing the Buddha and author of Hard to Love: Essays and Confessions

  • Jason Tougaw, author of The One You Get: Portrait of a Family Organism and columnist for Psychology Today

  • Alex Segura, acclaimed writer of novels, comic books, and podcasts

For more information, please write to TheResortNYC at gmail dot com

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