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Southern writers

We asked three Southern writers how they capture the region in their novels.

Published: June 24, 2014

A CAYCE for fiction

If vital elements are missing from your story, this five-item list will reveal what you’ve overlooked.

Published: June 24, 2014

Stately, plump June

There’s no dismissing the powerful effect of Ulysses on the literary canon – and on countless writers.

Published: June 16, 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

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

Ayana Mathis: How I Write

“What is most important is psychological or soul understanding of characters. I’m not very concerned with what they look like so much as I am concerned with who they are on the deepest level.”

Published: April 29, 2014