Author Archives: Pamela Loring

About Pamela Loring

Pamela Loring is a writer and editor, and alumna of GrubStreet’s 2016 Novel Incubator program. She runs the Salty Quill Writers’ Retreat for Women, which she co-founded in 2015. For her fiction, she has received residencies from Monson Arts, Ragdale, Edward Albee Foundation, C-Scape, and Turkey Land Cove Foundation. She’s at work on her second novel and shopping her first.

The Growth of a Writer, or Two

I love my friend’s kid, who is now a freshman, studying creative writing at university. As a junior-high and high-school student, they wrote stories and sent them to me, asking for feedback. Other than the recent dystopic play about a…

Beware of the Writer in Your Head

Today, I awake at the ungodly hour of 5a.m. A cool breeze whisks away last night’s rain front, and I decide to take a short walk before I start writing. This place is a writer’s fantasy, just me, the page,…