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By Gargi Mehra
A writer struggles to follow professional and creative journeys at the same time.
The psychology of world building
By Gabriela Pereira
How to make any story come to life on the page.
Unifying your fiction
By Jack Smith
Pro tips for transforming a messy first draft into a ready-to-publish manuscript.
(Story) slam dunk
By Donna Talarico
Taking your writing from the page to the stage.
Marketing with magazine articles
By Kerrie Flanagan
How to promote your book, write what you love, and get paid for your words.
A lifetime of stories
By Ryan G. Van Cleave
An interview with acclaimed author Jane Yolen, author of 365 books (and counting).
WRITER AT WORK
The writer speaks
By Gail Radley
How to take the jitters out of public speaking.
What a writer should do
By Pete Croatto
How to respond to unsolicited advice from non-writers.
By Melissa Hart
“If it’s a moving work of art, we want it,” say the editors of this 10-year-old publication.
Desert Nights, Rising Stars Writers Conference
By Melissa Hart
Writers of all genres and experience levels gather in Arizona for intense learning and vibrant conversations.