Joyce Carol Oates suggests tapping deeply into the personal for material.
Get hooked by excerpts from our winning Crime Pays stories.
MFA programs help children’s and YA authors develop craft and connections.
The genre conference circuit that takes attendees to “Shangri-La” will focus on memoir writing in its next installment.
In The Writer Interview, Mary Gordon talks with editor Alicia Anstead about crafting scenes and dissects a paragraph from her book “The Liar’s Wife.”
“I revise as I go. It’s a slower process, but the manuscript is tight by the time I send it to my editor.”
Immerse yourself in the period of your novel.
Veteran partners share skills and one voice.
Do you identify with a certain genre? Or do you shun labels for your work?
Can memory and stories provide missing puzzle pieces?