Writers in the Heartland is a writing colony for creative writers in all
genres. The colony is located in Gilman, Illinois, approximately 90
miles south of Chicago. It is located on a beautiful 32-acre wooded site
with lakes and walking paths.
A limited number of one-week residencies are available for August 31 -
September 7 and October 7 - 12. All lodging and food is included.
Writers must reside in the Midwest region or have some Midwest
Applications must be postmarked no later than April 30, 2012, to be
considered. Decisions will be announced on or around July 1st. All
submissions are peer reviewed by three person panel.
For further information about applying to Writers in the Heartland, see
our website or contact us at: