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Hannah Moskowitz on the edge

A young author puts more “A” than “Y” in her YA stories and comes up with an approach that works for teens.

By Sharon Naylor | Published: November 4, 2015

A toolbox to build character

Creating characters is challenging work. Our craft toolbox can build their personalities.

By Julia Aparicio, Editorial Assistant | Published: November 3, 2015

Sam Kean: How I Write

“Once you have a good story, the science will take care of itself.”

By Allison Futterman | Published: October 28, 2015

The Writer Interview: Jaime Joyce

Jaime Joyce talks with editor Alicia Anstead about craft and her short story “Picnic in the Yard.”

By Alicia Anstead, editor-in-chief; photo by Xan Padron | Published: October 27, 2015