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David Shields: Writers on Writing

“As I work on a project, typically a book-length essay, I try to ask myself, what puts the reader at the most extreme point of discomfiture?”

By Gabriel Packard | Published: November 30, 2017

Dan Sheehan: Writers on Writing

Dan Sheehan, a recipient of the 2016 Center for Fiction Emerging Writers Fellowship, is a journalist, editor, and fiction writer.

By Gabriel Packard | Published: November 20, 2017

Mike Rowe: How I Write

“I’ve never had much luck trying to please a specific audience. I write for myself, in the hope that enough people will be interested and amused by the same things that interest and amuse me.”

By Allison Futterman | Published: November 8, 2017

Hank Phillippi Ryan interview: In search of the story

By day, she’s an Emmy-winning investigative on-air reporter. By night, she’s an ultra-acclaimed mystery novelist. In both her fiction and nonfiction, Hank Phillippi Ryan takes storytelling to the highest level.

By Jeff Ayers | Published: November 6, 2017

Gregg Hurwitz interview: Renaissance man

Gregg Hurwitz leaps from page to screen to comic book panel in the blink of an eye. But no matter his medium, his end goal is the same: to tell an unforgettable, compelling story you can’t put down.

By Jeff Ayers | Published: November 1, 2017