Novelist Hannah Pittard reads her work aloud to establish a graceful rhythm and evocative mood.
Jaime Joyce talks with editor Alicia Anstead about craft and her short story “Picnic in the Yard.”
“The writer has a built-in editor, and you have to ignore that editor while you’re first generating the writing.”
Edits that look like bloodshed are ultimately lifesavers.
Customize your own rules for revision.
Review this checklist to improve your chances of getting a story published.