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Two Important Tips to Improve Your Nonfiction Writing

Robert Kurson, author of Rocket Men, shares two tips he's used to improve his writing since the publication of his first book, Shadow Divers.


Write What You Want to Know: The Importance of Writing the Unfamiliar

Katie Ganshert discusses the importance of writing about what you want to know and explore, and how she did this in her latest novel, No One Ever Asked.


The Secret to Writing a Shrewd But Sympathetic Character

I’d never thought of Sebastian St. Cyr as a Sherlockian character, probably because while he’s intelligent, observant, and analytical, he’s also so very emotional and passionate. Sebastian’s l


Let It Come Naturally: How to Create a Character in Short Fiction

Writing a character within the confines of short fiction requires that you change the way you conceive of character. Lesley Nneka Arimah shares her advice.


Why Deserted Islands Are Rich Territory for Stories and Our Own Dreams

Leah Stewart, author of What You Don't Know About Charlie Outlaw, considers why we continue to return to deserted islands in movies, TV, and books.


The Plight of the Unimaginative Writer Living in the Age of the Internet

Rebecca Harrington explains why, in the age of modern technology and the internet, things have never been worse for unimaginative writers.