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Flynn Meaney: Writers on Writing

“If you can come up with some elaborate descriptive phrase or musical combination of words no one else could possibly come up with, congratulations. But that doesn’t mean you should use it.”

By Gabriel Packard | Published: November 19, 2015

Ruth Reichl: Dig in

Ruth Reichl’s memoirs read like narrative fiction. Now her first novel is on the way.

By Christine Clark | Published: November 18, 2015

Fear not, Mary Karr.

Mary Karr is the boss of memoir. But she operates without fear when it comes to self-expression. We noticed that in our interview and the media blitz around her new book “The Art of Memoir.”

By Alicia Anstead, Editor-in-Chief | Published: November 11, 2015