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RIP, Jay Lake

The writer Jay Lake has died.

By Alicia Anstead, Writer Editor-in-Chief | Published: June 2, 2014

David James Poissant: Zoo story

David James Poissant captures plots, characters, voices and the occasional animal in his new story collection.

By Hillary Casavant | Published: May 28, 2014

Getting clubby

Can a writer get something from a book group of nonwriters?

By Jack Hamann | Published: May 28, 2014

MK Asante: How I Write

“When I think of my memoir, I ask, what are the different layers that will help create an experience? I want you to be immersed in my world.”

Published: May 28, 2014

Phil Klay: Writers on Writing

Klay presents a rich, literary view of the realities and sometimes the absurdities of contemporary warfare on the battlefields, in the barracks and in service members’ hometowns.

By Gabriel Packard | Published: May 28, 2014

Independence Day

For July, we’re celebrating independent characters who drive fictional stories. We asked seven novelists how they develop unforgettable heroes and heroines.

Published: May 27, 2014