“What compels me are the books that can seamlessly balance humor with sadness. I think each sharpens the other.”
All creative disciplines come together for a harmonious weekend of learning, growth, and inspiration at this welcoming four-day conference.
“A writer has to be driven crazy to help him to see.”
“I am a character-driven writer, and I believe that once you define a character, they tell their story.”
When good writing advice goes bad, savvy writers know when to forge their own paths.
“You’re not as good as you suspect you are when you’re happiest with yourself, and you’re not as bad as you fear you are when you’re most disgusted with your prose.”
This up-and-coming genre conveys facts in full color.
I think all writers have to do reporting. It is not something that takes great technique. It takes a relentless willingness to act like a vagrant and [hang] out.
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This new anthology offers both instruction and work from leading contemporary poets.