By Amanda Quick 3 min read
Amanda Quick, author of more than fifty New York Times bestsellers, shares tips on how to write about 1930s Hollywood, and how to do it well.
By Elizabeth L. Silver 5 min read
When her six-week-old daughter had a stroke, writer Elizabeth L. Silver found herself writing essays instead of the fiction she’d been crafting for years.
By Pamela Des Barres 5 min read
Author and rock and roll "groupie" Pamela Des Barres talks about her love for music, and the importance of music in writing and everyday life.
By Allison Amend 4 min read
Author Allison Amend shares how her unexpected travel experiences have helped her in her writing, and how she shapes her stories around what she's learned.
By Lauren LeBlanc 6 min read
Dani Shapiro weaves among fiction and nonfiction. Here’s where to start (spoiler: her latest!) and where to go from there.