Kim Michele has built a tiny home in the wilds of Kentucky to create a writers / artists residency, named Shy Rabbit.
Shy Rabbit will provide scholarships and a food stipend several times during the year to writers anywhere who seek a contemplative and tranquil place to work and create. A NYC literary and film agent will review and select from the applicants.
To apply to Shy Rabbit for 2019 writers scholarship residency
Write a 200 word summary of your work in progress
Write 100 words on how you would utilize the time at Shy Rabbit.
Add another 100 words of why you need this time and space.
Include and paste into the email 5-10 pages of sample writing from your work in progress.
Include a short Bio with all contact information
Email the above to: theshyrabbit1 @ gmail.com
Applications for summer residency begin April 1st, 2019
The top 10 entries will be sent to a literary agent in New York, who will choose one winner.
Notification of summer selection will be by or around June 1, 2019
Winner will receive an 8-12 day stay at Shy Rabbit.
A food stipend will be given upon arrival.
Winner will be responsible for transportation.
Only the winner will be allowed to occupy Shy Rabbit during their stay. (Sorry no family or friends or children or pets can be accommodated)
On April 1st, 2019 the first scholarship grant was awarded to librarian assistant Rosemary Washington of Seattle WA. Congratulations to Rosemary. The 2nd residency winner is Su-Yee Lin, NYC.
Applications for Fall residency open June 1st, 2019, and will close August 20,2019
Applications for Winter Residency open October 1, 2019, and will close December20, 2019