Diane Ackerman combines her love of writing with a deep dedication to science.
Playwright Doug Wright talks about obsessions, legacy, outliers and the creative freedom of crafting for the stage.
The country’s largest writers conference is overwhelmingly massive. Here’s how one attendee navigated the riches.
The Writer’s associate editor shares reflections from AWP 2015.
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Roy Peter Clark’s tips for crafting eulogies is a helpful guide to any kind of writing. When his mother died, he had to put his own advice in action.
I’m thoroughly in favor of people writing from a deeper place, not the thinking part of the mind, but rather memory and image and feeling, and so yoga helps us get in touch with the feeling self.
Get inspired and block out distractions with these writer-minded playlists.
Playwright Suzan-Lori Parks goes after stories with a commitment to discovery and to the power of dreamy moments.
“I tried to arrange my life so that I could have the time in the morning to sit down and work. As soon as you make a decision like that, you give a shape to your life.”