Advancing the professional interests of career-focused writers in and around the 518 area code region through networking, advocacy, and publication.
Pub518, or 518 Publishing Company LLC as we are officially recognized, started in 2016 with four women who gathered frequently to write, edit, plot, and kill (maim, or morph) characters; as well as to talk about writing, editing, plotting, and the most dramatic ways to kill off characters.
Our mission is to give local writers a leg up in the publishing world by providing them with a venue for short works of (mostly) fiction. We have three published anthologies, Influence of the Moon, Dark and Bitter, and Exploits in The Adirondacks. Our fourth anthology A Guide to Useless Sidekicks will be available on October 31st. We are currently accepting submissions for the fifth,
We welcome all writers, new or seasoned from NY to Bangladesh to submit a short piece regardless of genre. Please submit to us!