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Sharon Olds: Writers on Writing

June 23, 2015

It’s good for me to notice the tiniest sub-“thought” which goes through my mind, almost too fast to notice—to catch it before it’s gone, to jot it down. Whhhsshht!

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Mini might

June 23, 2015

NaNoWriMo executive director Grant Faulkner shares how crafting short shorts can open a big world.

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Writing Prompts

Back in time

June 12, 2015

If you could change history, would you? For your main character, the chance to meet his or her favorite musician means he or she doesn’t have a choice. This week’s writing prompt was created by Michael Heiss as part of The Writer‘s “Pitch Your Prompt” contest at AWP 2015.

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