While penning a response to a national crisis, two young adult authors developed a friendship and taught each other about craft.
2015 National Book Critics Circle Award finalists on the covers of The Writer.
Poet Elizabeth Alexander blends meter and family narrative in a lyrical memoir.
Novelist David C. Taylor talks about the memories and methods that shaped his first book-length crime story.
Not sure if your query needs a cover letter? Our “Ask The Writer” expert weighs in.
The journalist & critic tells her story of growing up in the “black bourgeoisie” in 1960s Chicago.
Take a look into our archives for insight into five authors with highly-anticipated books this year.
Novelist Hannah Pittard reads her work aloud to establish a graceful rhythm and evocative mood.
“A writer once told me there is only one way to create: as if your life depends on it, which it does.”
We ask three writers which short story has most influenced them.