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Find your writing voice

One of the most precious aspects of a writer’s talent is voice, the tell-tale sign of who is sitting on the other side of the story.

By Meredith Quinn, contributing editor | Published: March 13, 2015

Unearthing future classics

Is the recent wave of newly discovered, never-before-published stories by iconic authors a trend in the writing world?

By Meredith Quinn, contributing editor | Published: March 3, 2015

Teen spirit

The teen literary journal “Canvas” offers a multitude of ways for readers, writers and artists to connect.

By Melissa Hart | Published: February 23, 2015

As long as it takes

Newspaper man Sam Quinones explores the labyrinthine twists and turns of extended storytelling.

By Megan Kaplon, Photos by Sam Quinones | Published: February 19, 2015

Madam, I’m Adam

Editor Alicia Anstead talks about craft with Ariel Schrag.

By Alicia Anstead | Published: February 19, 2015

Master of the verse

A guide to sifting through MFA programs for the best in poetry.

By Meredith Quinn | Published: February 19, 2015

News of poetry

A reporter returns to her first love, and finds she can explore her journalistic obsessions.

By Alissa Quart | Published: February 19, 2015

The old house of poetry

Eliot said: “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” We hope this issue finds you sitting with writers whose work engages you and pushes you far. And again farther.

By Alicia Anstead | Published: February 19, 2015