Tell It Strange was the theme of a collaborative contest held this summer by The Writer and Gotham Writers Workshop in New York City.
Laura Jean Schneider’s winning entry for the Tell It Strange writing contest.
Julie Reiser’s winning entry for the Tell It Strange writing contest.
Anthony Doerr invokes his curiosity and love of “strange language” and pushes stories beyond the limits of self.
“Writing, at its best and truest, can offer solace and salvation for both readers and writers.”
From childhood fears to workshop mentors, Violet Kupersmith channels the
voices of the past for successful storytelling.
In the October 1991 issue of The Writer, Le Guin explains the necessity of knowledge in the writing process.
As a teen, Kimberla Lawson Roby’s instructors dubbed her a storyteller. Twenty books later, it turns out they were right.
Ayelet Waldman takes on an ambitious project with her newest novel.
“There is no competition for vulnerability. We are all in that together.”