By Keith Rice 7 min read
These fictional characters in literature are some of the best and most-well loved, and they're all inspired by very real people.
By Lance Richardson 4 min read
Lance Richardson, author of House of Nutter, discusses how writing itself can inspire ideas for those that lack a solid sense of direction.
By Lorraine Berry 4 min read
Author Samantha Irby has potent wit and humor, and masterful writing skills: all powerful weapons against the dark.
By Lauren Hilgers 5 min read
Lauren Hilgers' Patriot Number One centers around the life of Zhuang Liehong and his family. Here, she discusses why he serves as a hero in today's world.
By Tadzio Koelb 5 min read
Tadzio Koelb, the author of Trenton Makes, urges aspiring writers to stop wasting time by striving for perfection, because it's an unrealistic goal.
By Signature Views 3 min read
Author Tamora Pierce discusses the lack of heroines in fantasy books when she was growing up, and the effect it had on her writing.