Multi-genre author Jacqueline Woodson garners the energy of history and her own childhood to shape stories for young readers.
“The work itself provides the inspiration.”
She hated books as a kid, but now Laurie Halse Anderson is a gritty voice for young readers and a strong defender of the craft.
Michelle and Robert King work side by side to pen network TV hit The Good Wife.
“The art comes in revision.”
The Killing creator Veena Sud offers tips on pacing a story and the tenacity it takes to work in TV.
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.
As a teen, Kimberla Lawson Roby’s instructors dubbed her a storyteller. Twenty books later, it turns out they were right.