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Surfing the past

Can memory and stories provide missing puzzle pieces?

By Cynthia Joyce | Published: August 18, 2015

The abundant life

Focus on the truth of your writing, says Julia Cameron, and stay focused on your creative mission. You may find the prosperity you’re seeking.

By Julie Krug | Published: April 21, 2015

Natural talent

Diane Ackerman combines her love of writing with a deep dedication to science.

By Megan Kaplon | Published: April 20, 2015

As long as it takes

Newspaper man Sam Quinones explores the labyrinthine twists and turns of extended storytelling.

By Megan Kaplon, Photos by Sam Quinones | Published: February 19, 2015

News of poetry

A reporter returns to her first love, and finds she can explore her journalistic obsessions.

By Alissa Quart | Published: February 19, 2015

Twofer

Writing partners share a special bond through respect and trust – despite challenges.

By Patti Hartigan | Published: February 17, 2015

Up to kids

Teen readers don’t need neon lights. They need a story. Just like adults.

By Matt de la Peña | Published: December 2, 2014

Roxane Gay on writing

“Writing, at its best and truest, can offer solace and salvation for both readers and writers.”

By Gabriel Packard | Published: August 26, 2014