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Try These Famous Authors’ Tricks to Slay Your NaNo Novel!
We’re about to enter the second weekend of National Novel Writing Month! Are you, the eager NaNo novelist: a. Looking forward to continuing your...
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Jeremy P. Bushnell Writes in a Closet
Jeremy P. Bushnell is the debut author of The Weirdness, a rollicking account of what happens when the Devil makes a young Brooklynite and wannabe writer...
The MFA in a Box
So now that the whole “New Year, New You” thing has worn off, you’re second guessing your resolution to go back to school for your MFA,...
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Laurie Halse Anderson Writes in a Hand-built Cottage
Laurie Halse Anderson is the best-selling author of young adult novels including Speak, Wintergirls, and, most recently, The Impossible Knife of...
The Best Non-Book Gifts for Writers
“The only thing we have to fear,” President Roosevelt once said, “is fear itself.” But when you’re dating, friends with, or...
10 Signs Someone You Know is Doing National Novel Writing Month
Many of us who take part in National Novel Writing Month enjoy shouting from the rooftops that we’ve accepted the heady challenge of writing a...
Chuck Palahniuk Believes In Hell
If you’re one of Chuck Palahniuk’s many rabid fans, you already know that he’s both a total babe (I met him at BEA, and I’m here to...
The Most Obnoxious People in Your Writing Group
I like to believe that writing groups are an all-around good thing. Why else would you dedicate your Saturday mornings to near-perfect strangers, if not...
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The 6 Best Books on Writing
When you’re low on inspiration, confused, or just procrastinating, writers’ guides can be your salvation. Here are six books on writing we turn...
An Interview With Jonathan Lethem, Author of
Jonathan Lethem’s novels, particularly Motherless Brooklyn and The Fortress of Solitude, have established him as one of the most important American...
Sara Shepard’s Reading Recommendations
Sara Shepard, author of the darkly addictive Pretty Little Liars and The Lying Game series, gives us her recommendations for great YA reads—heavy on...
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YA Novelist Cori McCarthy Writes at Biggby Coffee
Cori McCarthy’s debut YA novel, The Color of Rain, envisions a dystopic world that’s darker than most. Set on a brutally industrialized future...