Everyone told Elissa Altman no one would read long-form food narratives online. Two memoirs and a James Beard Award later, Altman can finally say: Everyone was wrong.
Julia Fierro is the author of the novels Cutting Teeth (2014) and the forthcoming The Gypsy Moth Summer (2017).
If it’s news to you and interesting to a dentist in Akron, Barry Newman says it’s a story.
“Write what is in your heart and your mind and your imagination.”
“I tell my younger writers not to write about the things that you remember, but the things that you wish you could forget.”
Celeste Ng offers advice about first books, being true to craft and the importance of reaching readers.
Find out how this best-seller and National Book Award winner thinks about craft.
This comedy writer for the stars says jokes aren’t magic. They’re hard work.
Insult comic Lisa Lampanelli has been making people laugh for more than two decades.
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.