252 articles found

Expletitives deleted

There’s nothing like a ‘there is’ phrase to suck the energy out of a sentence

By David Galef | Published: February 24, 2012

The Getaway Car

Bestselling novelist Ann Patchett takes writers on a delightful ride

By Sarah C. Lange | Published: December 27, 2011

Where’s the mystery?

A writer laments the ubiquity of the author photo and the culture of celebrity.

By Patti Flinn | Published: November 29, 2011

Travel that pays

Check out the writer’s useful pegs for salable articles—and make sure you don’t forget the photos.

By Kayleen Reusser | Published: October 29, 2011