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The Writer Interview: Jaime Joyce

Jaime Joyce talks with editor Alicia Anstead about craft and her short story “Picnic in the Yard.”

By Alicia Anstead, editor-in-chief; photo by Xan Padron | Published: October 27, 2015

Running on heart: Edith Pearlman

Prior to “Binocular Vision,” Edith Pearlman’s writing had given her a feeling of success, some recognition and a small, devoted following – but not a large publishing contract.

By Elizabeth King Humphrey | Published: September 21, 2015

Craft the perfect crime

While we don’t want you to commit a crime, we want your characters to. Read on to learn how to win $1,000 and publication in The Writer.

By Meredith Quinn, associate editor | Published: July 16, 2015