Items Tagged With creative process

Snowstorm Books, Wallace Stegner Novel Adaptation, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 1.22.16

The endurance of bad similes; Joyce Carol Oates interviewed; former New Republic editor launching new journal with Steve Jobs’s widow; and other news.

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Dangerous Writing: Go to Your Battlefield

by Tom Spanbauer

The Literary Life

Posted 12.15.15

Tom Spanbauer

“By forcing the writer to look at an event that changed her life, she has to come to terms with something that is intimate.” A prolific author and teacher explores the process of facing the deepest, heaviest, and saddest parts of ourselves in order to write our innermost truths.

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The Time Is Now: Writing Prompts and Exercises

by Staff

The Literary Life

Posted 12.15.15

Staff

Experiment with myth, reinvent your relationships, and give love a bad name—three prompts to ignite the creative process.

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Project Empathy: Facing Difficult Material

by Lee Martin

Special Section

Posted 12.15.15

Lee Martin

An accomplished novelist and memoirist offers advice on how to write creative nonfiction with empathy and respect. 

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