The Mississippi

By Words

the Mind is Winged

Aristophanes c.450-385 BC

Updated: 04/14/2014

Gulf Coast
Writers Association

Is writing your hobby, profession, or unfulfilled desire?

Then you are in the right place!

The G
ulf Coast Writers Association
is a nationally recognized organization founded in 1986. Based on the Mississippi Coast, GCWA strives to provide opportunities and encouragement for all writers. From individuals who dream of writing their first story or poem, to experienced published authors, GCWA attracts members who share in the joy of the written word.

(Click here if you're looking for the Fort Myers, Florida, Gulf Coast Writers Association)

"Let's Write" Literary



2014 Contest Deadline: April 10

Submissions OPEN!
GCWA's 2014 Anthology
Mississippi Profiles
25 biographies about Mississippians





Randall Reneau




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Magnolia Quarterly


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