Leslie Lang

When we decided my tween daughter would take a nine-day vacation with relatives, I felt a little giddy about all the free time I’d have and the possibilities. I decided to create my own writer’s retreat and work on two personal book projects – one I’m wrapping up, and another I’m just starting. More»

ASJA Email List

Want to know what's going on? Sign up to receive periodic email updates on future ASJA events and other Society news.

Join ASJA Email List

@ASJAhq on Twitter


ASJA's mission is to be the voice and career resource for independent, entrepreneurial, professional nonfiction writers. Since 1948 ASJA has been giving freelance writers the confidence and connections to prosper.

Independent writers know information is power. Today there is so much information from all angles. That's where the The ASJA Weekly comes in. This free, opt-in e-mail newsbrief delivers critical industry news each week and keeps you up to date on ASJA's activities.

Click to read and subscribe.

Calendar of Upcoming Events

From ASJA Magazine

Fingers That Fly

Headshot: Susan ShaferSherry Paprocki

We write. We edit. We speak. We teach. We mentor.We collaborate. We create websites for our own businesses, as well as the businesses of some of our clients. We dream up apps. We build social media businesses. More »

ASJA Store

Support ASJA by purchasing books, t-shirts, mugs, and more »