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We enjoyed our summertime coop at the Chateau des Briottières in the Anjou. Thanks to Judith and Daniel for the invitation and to Sandy Comrie for the fab “portrait.” @henandinkliterary

Hen&ink is a literary studio that aims to work in the traditional publishing arena, but also to encourage and develop work across cultural borders, genres, and media.

Hen&ink founder, Erzsi Deàk, brings her nearly 30 years of experience on the international stage, connecting individuals and companies with those around the globe who can make things happen – no matter where you find yourself.

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News from the Coop

OPEN COOP DAY 20 DECEMBER 2019

December 13, 2019

We’re excited to open the coop doors on December 20th for 24 hours of submissions — this time ’round we’re … Continue reading OPEN COOP DAY 20 DECEMBER 2019

Listen up! The Coop’s Whitney Stewart talks about her new book from 21st Century Books (Lerner): Mindfulness and Meditation

August 9, 2019

Lerner PODCAST INTERVIEW WITH WHITNEY STEWART, AUTHOR OF MINDFULNESS AND MEDITATION

To Critique Group or Not to Critique Group: THAT IS NOT A QUESTION!

February 17, 2019

by Laura Gehl A member of two critique groups, The Coop’s Laura Gehl addresses the “non-question” about the value of … Continue reading To Critique Group or Not to Critique Group: THAT IS NOT A QUESTION!

OPEN COOP DAY is tomorrow: Tuesday, February 5, 2019

February 4, 2019

Looking forward to reading your MG or YA work. One submission per person, please. (Note: Anything sent before or after … Continue reading OPEN COOP DAY is tomorrow: Tuesday, February 5, 2019

Hen&inkblots: A Literary Blog

OPEN COOP DAY 20 DECEMBER 2019

December 13, 2019 | by Erzsi Deak

We’re excited to open the coop doors on December 20th for 24 hours of submissions — this time ’round we’re … Continue reading OPEN COOP DAY 20 DECEMBER 2019

Listen up! The Coop’s Whitney Stewart talks about her new book from 21st Century Books (Lerner): Mindfulness and Meditation

August 9, 2019 | by Erzsi Deak

Lerner PODCAST INTERVIEW WITH WHITNEY STEWART, AUTHOR OF MINDFULNESS AND MEDITATION

To Critique Group or Not to Critique Group: THAT IS NOT A QUESTION!

March 5, 2019 | by Erzsi Deak

by Laura Gehl Part II of Laura Gehl’s incisive exploration of writers’ critique groups. To read Part I, please go here. You may have read Part … Continue reading To Critique Group or Not to Critique Group: THAT IS NOT A QUESTION!

To Critique Group or Not to Critique Group: THAT IS NOT A QUESTION!

February 17, 2019 | by Erzsi Deak

by Laura Gehl A member of two critique groups, The Coop’s Laura Gehl addresses the “non-question” about the value of … Continue reading To Critique Group or Not to Critique Group: THAT IS NOT A QUESTION!

OPEN COOP DAY is tomorrow: Tuesday, February 5, 2019

February 4, 2019 | by Erzsi Deak

Looking forward to reading your MG or YA work. One submission per person, please. (Note: Anything sent before or after … Continue reading OPEN COOP DAY is tomorrow: Tuesday, February 5, 2019