How to string your reader along
The case for including more humor in addiction memoirs
A Conversation about Writing & Publishing When You’re Not White
The braided essay isn’t new, but with its ability to combine the personal and the political, Nicole Walker argues, it may be the most effective form for our times.
Creative Writing & Addiction
Are MFA programs too insulated?
Using positive psychology to identify the pleasures of putting words on the page
The better we understand the brain's processes, the more artful our writing can be.
Why would anyone work for free? It's complicated.
Making a Case for a New Type of Literary Criticism
How can we appreciate the possibilities of the genre fully without understanding how the mind works?
How can you write nonfiction when you don't have the facts?