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New work from Dr. Seuss on the way

The posthumously discovered manuscript Dr. Seuss’s Horse Museum is about “creating and experiencing art,” Random House reports … Read More “New work from Dr. Seuss on the way”

Missing keys

Join our copy editor on her journey to write a book in 2019 – and this month, she’s got a first draft on the table.

5 podcasts for writers you should subscribe to

Whether you need help with grammar, the publishing industry, or beating writer’s block, these top podcasts offer something for every writer … Read More “5 podcasts for writers you should subscribe to”

A Path to Professionalizing I: This writer’s journey

In this first installment of a brand-new series, Benjamin Buchholz shares the writing journey that landed him a book deal – and shares all the … Read More “A Path to Professionalizing I: This writer’s journey”

Writing Prompts

Minimalism isn’t just effective for your household and your sanity; it can help your writing, too.   -Open your latest draft and copy a … Read More “The life-changing magic of tidying up (your drafts)”

Getting to know all your characters inside and out is the only way to truly understand their motivations, actions, and reactions. To get to … Read More “A side, B side”

The big ten minutes - an egg timer showing ten minutes remaining

With so many distractions in everyday life, it’s easy to lose track of your goals – both the big ones and the small ones. Challenge … Read More “Give yourself a ten”

Coming soon: Our spring 2019 short story contest

Start penning your first drafts now: Our spring short story contest launches in early April. Submit your best story in 2,000 words or less for your chance to win $1,000 & publication in our magazine.