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.
Dinty W. Moore talks about his unconventional, superstitious, comic, mindful and messy approach to teaching and practicing craft.
The Writer pays tribute to Harper Lee with this excerpt from Roy Peter Clark’s book “The Art of X-ray Reading.”
“Book editors expect you to dance a little bit. They expect you to climb the darkest side of the mountain at midnight.”
Rhythm and roots mark Major Jackson’s poetry as he reaches back to the foundations of the form.
Journalist and critic Margo Jefferson takes a collage approach for the personal and cultural narrative of her new memoir.
Editor James Bennet came from an unconventional magazine background. No wonder he shook up the mix at The Atlantic.
For this screenwriter and playwright, comedy is not a dessert. It’s part of the so-called point.