For Writers

In This Section:

The Word, ASJA's Member Blog

ASJA's members (and the occasional guest) share perspectives on the freelance writing life. Visit this page »

The ASJA Monthly Newsletter

Since 1953 ASJA's monthly publication has been diving deep into the industry. Read current and past issues. Visit this page »

ASJA Conferences

ASJA Annual Writers Conference is the largest and longest-running event for freelance writers. ASJA also sponsors regional conferences.Visit this page »

Personal Mentoring Program

We all need expert help sometimes. If you're a freelance writer in need of expert advice, this is the place to get it. Visit this page »

Annual Writing Awards

Each year ASJA recognizes distinguished achievements in articles and books with a series of awards, which are presented at the annual ASJA Writers Conference. Visit this page »

Grievance Self-Help

The ASJA Grievance Committee's mission is to educate writers on how to advocate for ethical treatment and their contractual rights regarding payment, acceptance kill fees and more. Visit this page »

Writers Emergency Assistance Fund

Founded in 1972 as the Llewellyn Miller Fund, WEAF is ASJA's charitable program to assist writers in dire financial straits. Visit this page »

Useful Links

Some important and very helpful resources for writers. Visit this page »