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Arrive Late, Leave Early: Tips for Writing the Perfect Scene

A perfect method for endearing you to readers, from Jennifer Finney Boylan, the author of Long Black Veil.

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How to Embrace Writing Fiction About Sorrow and Darkness

Sharon Bala, author of The Boat People, shares her experience writing a book about refugees, and offers advice for writing about darkness.

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A Fine Bromance: On Writing About Friendship

Romance has its moments, but the author of Setting Free The Kites explains why friends make for better literary subjects.

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What It’s Like to Transition to a Different Genre as an Established Author

Jenn McKinlay shares her experiences with transitioning from a mystery writer to a romance writer, and how she feels about the decision to change genres.

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Tapping Into History to Write Historical Fiction

Jennifer Ashley, author of Death Below Stairs, shares tips on how to use history as a tool to write a well-researched novel.

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J.M. Coetzee’s Essays on Literature Examine the Role of the Author

J.M. Coetzee’s clear-eyed, informative essays about fiction examine the relationship of the author with their published work.