Writing Challenge 2020

This February, turn a corner on writing your academic book or article manuscript by joining our annual writing challenge. Last year, Academic Writers Studio launched our first February Writing Challenge to test the theory that February actually has something like 45 days worth of work hiding in a month that’s pretending to be short. With […]

An origin story.

AWS founder Laura Holliday here to tell you how we got started. I’m a UC–Santa Barbara English and Women’s Studies PhD who started on the tenure track and then left academia in 2007 to work for myself. (Why? Probably what amounts to the usual reasons, chief among them that I had a kid [and, before […]

No mud, no lotus.

Getting your scholarship done is a practice.  What does your practice look like? We’ll help you find out.