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A Draft Is Not a Book

  Unless you’re Allen Ginsberg, “first thought [probably isn’t] best thought.” While the famous beat poet had a knack for improvisational writing, he is the exception. Whether you consider writing [...]

A Draft Is Not a Book 2018-05-08T19:04:49+00:00

When Is a Memoir Worth Writing?

Whether the storyteller was your Uncle Norm, your next-door neighbor, or just some insufferable hotshot kid who went to Mexico for spring break and came back thinking he’s the next [...]

When Is a Memoir Worth Writing? 2018-05-08T19:04:51+00:00

Had We but World Enough and Time: The Eternal Bane of Writers

Recently, some folks (with a lot of time on their hands, apparently) got together and created nifty, color-coded schedules for some of history’s most famous writers, artists, musicians, and philosophers. [...]

Had We but World Enough and Time: The Eternal Bane of Writers 2018-05-08T19:04:51+00:00