Michael Rips. Photo: Ric Ocasek. Cooped up at home, many of us are now being kept company by our stuff, that antifunctional classification of belongings…View More Staff Picks: Slapstick, Stanzas, and Stuff
Illustrations © Jenny Kroik When I was a girl, I had a friend. Some years I used honorifics and some years she was my only…View More Literary Paper Dolls: Sula
How long does it take to write a book? Writing the first draft of a book is a grueling, intimidating process. But it doesn’t have…View More How Long Does it Take to Write a Book?
Silvina Ocampo. Photo: Adolfo Bioy Casares. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons. I love a good hundred-page novel. Too many books go for quantity over quality,…View More Staff Picks: Diamonds, Dionysus, and Drowning
Critical Linking, a daily roundup of the most interesting bookish links from around the web is sponsored by Will Ruff and his debut novel, The…View More Literacy Skills + Dance = Ballet & Books: Critical Linking, October 16, 2019
We started working with The Magic Violinist when she was just twelve years old. She’s contributed her writing wisdom to The Write Practice for seven…View More 7 Writing Lessons I Learned From The Write Practice
IMG 1 TT Eleanor Dark As 1936 switched into 1937, the Australian novelist Eleanor Dark found herself embroiled within an epistolary skirmish together with her…View More Feminize Your Canon: Eleanor Dark
IMG 1 TT Anna Kavan Our monthly column Feminize Your Canon explores the lives of underrated and underread female authors. The status of Anna Kavan, who authored a…View More Feminize Your Canon: Anna Kavan