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How we help writers

Do you want to be a successful writer? We know we did. 

Do want to learn how to become published and get paid? We know we did. 

Do want to be a part of a thriving community of writers? We know we did. 


Begin by joining our community

Once you join Pen and Parent we have a few freebies. And we are adding new writing tools every week based on feedback from members. 

Want writing support, tips and to be first to learn about our upcoming courses and ebooks?

Sign up and receive 20 FREE Writing Prompts to get your creativity flowing. You’ll also get access to our private Pen and Parent Facebook Group.

Do you want to become published? Join and receive a FREE guide to 50 Parenting Publications that Pay Freelance Writers.

If that isn't enough, we also have a FREE guide to 25 Supportive Facebook Groups to Grow Your Business.  

Much more! 


Share your writing

If our prompts inspire you, email us your musings based on one of the prompts and let us know you’d like to be featured on our blog. Prompt inspirations should be between 500-1500 words.

Are you interested in another kind of guest post about parenting or writing? Pitch us. We cannot pay yet but we will provide a link back to your site/blog and short bio. Fill out the Guest Post form and we'll get back to you within five days. 

Tell us what you need



Pen and Parent is for you. We want to know what aspect of writing you're having the most trouble with and what you think might help. Is there a question you have that needs an answer? Let us know about it. Do you want to share something you learned about the world of writing? Send us a note.

We want to hear from you. Help us by filling out a 2-minute survey. 


Books & Courses



How to Make a Living as a Writer is a modern guide to making money with your writing for bloggers, freelance writers, and authors. All the best advice and tips in one easy to read eBook.


7 Days Until Publication Success Writing Course will show you how to get paid for writing about what you love. In one week, you'll have the strategy in place to be a successful freelance writer.