I wrote. I am writing. I will write.By Chantal Meek
Read the first-place winner of our “Your Writing Life” essay contest.
The agent-author relationshipBy Kerrie Flanagan
How to create and cultivate a successful publishing partnership.
In the path of luckBy Rebekah L. Fraser
An interview with award-winning author Mira Bartók.
The unconventional queryBy Ryan G. Van Cleave
How a rule-breaking approach might earn you a sale.
Soul searchingBy Jack Smith
Finding the heart of your story or novel.
Playing on all 88 keysBy Keysha Whitaker
The prose playbook of Phillip Lopate.
Manuscript mistakes only first-timers make*By Toni Fitzgerald
*And how to fix them.
Nominalize that!By Gail Radley
Recognizing and making nominalizations work for you.
DAME MagazineBy Melissa Hart
38 DAME Magazine
This powerhouse magazine is on the hunt for bold, clear-eyed writers.
Literary Writers ConferenceBy Melissa Hart
This Friday-Saturday conference in New York City offers a comprehensive primer on the publishing industry.
Also in Every Issue
From the Editor
Featuring Chantal Meek and Meg Howrey.
How I Write
Joe Tone: “What I am at my core is a journalist and a reporter, and I’ve always been drawn to stories that require a lot of reporting and research.”