Writing Resources

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Our talented LTYM alumni are an amazing creative resource for you! Editing, speaking, social media for writers just barely scratches the surface of what this amazing group of women can do. If you are looking for writing resources, we highly recommend our alumni!

Lead by example:
Support other women on their way to the top.
Trust that they will extend a hand to those who follow.
— Mariela Dabbah

Kate St. Vincent Vogl

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Kate St. Vincent Vogl is the author of Lost & Found: A Memoir of Mothers, which was featured on national ABC news. The Akron Beacon Journal named her book among the best of the year. Her essays appear in best-selling anthologies such as Listen to Your Mother and Why We Ride. She received a 2017 Artist’s Initiative Grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board for her novel-in-progress and has been honored with a residency at the Anderson Center. She teaches at the nationally acclaimed Loft Literary Center. 

Vogl provides editing services for both fiction and memoir. Her clients have been published, have won grants and residencies, and have been recognized in contests, including those named as finalist for the Minnesota Book Award, the Midwest Book Award, and Brevitys essay contest. For more information, please see www.katevogl.com.

Please feel free to contact Kate at kate@katevogl.com


Kate Hopper

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Kate Hopper is the founder of Motherhood & Words, author of Use Your Words: A Writing Guide for Mothers, Ready for Air: A Journey Through Premature Motherhood, and co-author of Silent Running, a memoir of one family’s journey with autism and running. Her writing has appeared in numerous journals, including Brevity, Los Angeles Review of Books, New York Times online, Poets & Writers, and River Teeth. She is an editor and writing coach and teaches in Ashland University’s Low-residency MFA program, at the Loft Literary Center and ModernWell, and online. For more about her work and services visit www.katehopper.com.

Kate offers mentoring, coaching, editing and manuscript critique for writers of all levels. She provides a respectful, professional critique that focuses on craft, language, and structure. Her clients have been widely published. 

Please feel free to contact Kate at katehopper@msn.com


We're so very grateful to The Willy Team of Edina RealtyAnn Marie PhotographyThe Red Balloon BookshopKick Start Martial Arts, and Twin Spirits Distillery for sponsoring LTYM Twin Cities this year and we're so very honored to once again donate 10% of our ticket proceeds to The Jeremiah Program.