forword logo b&w

ForWord seeks to offer new artistic and academic opportunities to the diverse youth ages 13-19 of the El Paso, Texas area by using literature and technology to engage creativity while learning the value of the arts and higher education. The project will not only expose youth to the written forms but help improve writing and confidence of young writers by utilizing a workshop environment in a beneficial manner. Young writers will have metrics such as portfolios and also be provided with opportunities for publication. Through these opportunities, ForWord Project hopes to create an environment where young writer can cultivate their interests in arts and move forward with their education.

ForWord Chapbook submissions for Volume IV are currently open December 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016.

ForWord Flyer 2016-page-0

To submit your work, please visit:


Interested in hosting a ForWord workshop in your community? Contact us here.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *