If you’re writing about crime, it’s a good idea to know something about the law. A legal cheat sheet builds your case.
Celeste Ng offers advice about first books, being true to craft and the importance of reaching readers.
Don’t let your past work define your future.
Find out how this best-seller and National Book Award winner thinks about craft.
Seven discrete stages of manuscript grief can lead to ultimate success.
A reliable narrator is a trusted guide through a familiar world made unfamiliar by the presence of magic.
Megan Mayhew Bergman moved from short form fiction to nonfiction to a novel. She says she’s not a thrill seeker. But her work may prove her wrong.
The Writer pays tribute to Harper Lee with this excerpt from Roy Peter Clark’s book “The Art of X-ray Reading.”
It takes a big federal agency to capture (and support) the diversity and aesthetic tastes of a melting-pot nation. The NEA is on a mission to keep excellent writing a national priority.
For this bestselling novelist, the high-wire act of writing is dizzying and rewarding.