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By Alicia Anstead
A new year is upon us, and who knows what lies ahead? You can plan. You can speculate. But the future is unpredictable. That’s a bit like writing itself: You start a story, an essay, a poem, a script, and it’s anybody’s guess – including yours – as to where it will end up.
By Catherine Buni
Are you missing out on writing guides that can broaden perspective?
Recipe for a story
By Aubrey Everett
Lucy Knisley blends storytelling and art in a tasty memoir.
By Julia Rappaport
Food came first for author and editor Molly Birnbaum.
Research: Elizabeth Gilbert
By Megan Kaplon
The author’s new novel required five shoeboxes of index cards.
Content to go
By Mridu Khullar Relph
Reposition yourself as a content provider and strategist.
By Jake Belcher and Juan Padron
A photo montage of festivals in Boston and Brooklyn.
By Jack Hamann
Transcribing interviews can lead to discovery.
Off the Cuff
What’s in a name?
By Carly Berg
Picking a pseudonym is a difficult matter.
By Dale McGarrigle
A hands-on workbook can ignite imaginative power.
Too long. Didn’t read.
By Neil Evans
Fearful of content farms and online publishing? Adapt or die.
Pump it up
By Julia McKinnell
A creativity coach offers advice on motivation.
Allegiance to language
By Hillary Casavant
Meet Emari DiGiorgio of the Winter Poetry and Prose Getaway.
Sense of wonder
By Melissa Hart
The Florida Review shines for emerging voices.