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.
By Lisa Rosman 5 min read
Anne Lamott’s latest, Hallelujah Anyway, will surprise and delight you and provides just the sort of sustenance we all need right now.
By Lorraine Berry 9 min read
With the release of Elif Batuman’s The Idiot, we're taking a look at novels that explore the experiences of young women in college.
By Susan Meissner 4 min read
We asked author Susan Meissner: When is it okay to bend history for the sake of story? Here’s where she took us with her answer.