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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

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

MK Asante: How I Write

“When I think of my memoir, I ask, what are the different layers that will help create an experience? I want you to be immersed in my world.”

Published: May 28, 2014

Touching base

A grandson’s memoir presents a softer, gentler side of a baseball legend.

By Aubrey Everett | Published: April 29, 2014

Words, words, words

William Shakespeare is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language. To celebrate his 450th birthday this month, we asked seven scholars and novelists what writers can learn from reading the Bard.

Published: April 1, 2014