During the endless weeks of March, writers face roadblocks in their work, whether it’s a problem story, a silent muse or a creative slump. These novelists, nonfiction writers and poets share how they power through the rough patches in chilly times.
Customize your own rules for revision.
Playwright, screenwriter and producer Sarah Treem takes the triple-threat road to success.
Understanding editors and publications can lead to more success.
“Revision is where the magic happens. I try to get through a first draft quickly (though not quick enough), so I can massage it and make it work.”
By supporting bookstores and libraries, authors Mitch Albom and James Patterson create readers in communities and audiences for writers.
Shy about large conferences such as AWP? These navigational strategies can help.
Writing about the Olympics? Here’s your style guide.
Facebook can motivate users to build a diverse writing community, sharpen their skills as an editor and stretch as a writer.