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A tribute to Harper Lee

The Writer pays tribute to Harper Lee with this excerpt from Roy Peter Clark’s book “The Art of X-ray Reading.”

By Roy Peter Clark | Published: April 11, 2016

Only Connect: Writing conference tips

Attending workshops and talks with established writers can give insight into one’s own process and identify new goals and the areas of one’s work that may need improvement.

Published: May 26, 2015


We asked humor writers one simple question: How do you make something funny?

Published: April 21, 2015

Waxing Poetic

In honor of National Poetry Month, the best poets in America share the poets and poetry that have influenced and inspired their own writing.

Published: February 18, 2015

Southern writers

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

Published: June 24, 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