The Blue Pencil

The Blue Pencil is edited by the students at Walnut Hill School for the Arts, in Natick, Massachusetts. The magazine seeks to publish the best of literary work in English by young writers (12–18) around the world. The magazine began as a print journal in the 1920s and its most famous writing alumna, Elizabeth Bishop, was its editor in 1929. Submissions between the start of the academic year and noon EST, 1 February are also entered into The Elizabeth Bishop Prize, winners of which receive a $3,000 Summer School Scholarship (see competitions).

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