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Olivia Laing: Writers on Writing

“If you keep writing down and shaping thoughts, eventually there’ll be a book. It’s not magic, it’s labor.”

By Gabriel Packard | Published: August 9, 2017

Kill book sales with kindness

Promoting your novel doesn’t have to be a soulless affair. This debut author hit the best-seller list with gratitude, generosity, and plenty of engagement.

By Yi Shun Lai | Published: August 8, 2017

Ian Purkayastha: How I Write

“In my everyday life, I’m pretty private and reserved, so the hardest part was taking personal emotion and putting it on the page. “

By Allison Futterman | Published: August 7, 2017

Matthew Norman: How I Write

“I tend to see the world through a humor lens. I use it as a defense mechanism. That may be a personality flaw, but it makes me the writer I am.”

By Allison Futterman | Published: August 3, 2017

#BecauseSocial

Stepping away from social media and back into what’s most important.

By Brent van Staalduinen | Published: July 7, 2017

Akhil Sharma: Writers on Writing

“Show your work to people, so they can say to you, it’s not working, and somehow just being told that is soothing, instead of your own doubts and your own shame.”

By Gabriel Packard | Published: July 6, 2017