Magazine Articles Tagged With creative process

Dallas High School Bans Books, the Problem with Sentimentality, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 9.24.14

John Green campaigns for clean water in Ethiopia; J. R. R. Tolkein’s poem that inspired The Lord of the Rings; the inaugural Slate/Whiting Second Novel List; and other news.

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The Lack of Diversity in the Publishing Industry, Banned Books Week Begins, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 9.22.14

Penguin launches Cartoon Network imprint; speed-reading a novel; the trouble with writing; and other news.

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Captive Writer Released From Syria, the Poet's Journey, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.27.14

Kobo launches first waterproof e-reader; Robin Williams biography in the works; how where you live affects your writing; and other news.

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Finding Your Muse, On Not Writing, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.26.14

Stephen King announces fall book tour; 3-D children's books for the visually impaired; in defense of Comic Sans; and other news.

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The Secret Life of Elena Ferrante, New York's Floating Library, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 8.25.14

The long road to publishing Laura Ingalls Wilder's Pioneer Girl; a library with no books; the relationship between writing and fishing; and other news.

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The Problem of Entitlement: A Question of Respect

by Steve Almond

The Literary Life

Posted 8.20.14

September/October 2014

A writer and workshop instructor grapples with what he sees as an increasing resistance toward the work of established authors among writing students.

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The Private Dwelling: Three Poets on Keeping (and Destroying) Journals

by Lisa Fay Coutley, Claudia Emerson, and Anna Leahy

The Literary Life

Posted 8.20.14

Lisa Fay Coutley, Claudia Emerson, and Anna Leahy

Writers discuss what prompted them to start or return to journal writing, and why sometimes it’s better to destroy rather than preserve such catalogues of the past.

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Why We Write: My Father’s Voice

by Jaina Sanga

The Literary Life

Posted 8.20.14

Jaina Sanga

A daily phone call from India spurs an emerging writer to complete her first novel.

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The Savvy Self-Publisher: Robb Cadigan’s Phoenixville Rising

by Debra Englander

The Practical Writer

Posted 8.20.14

Debra Englander

For the first installment of our new column on self-publishing, an indie author details the route he took to self-publishing his novel, while editor Paul Dinas and publicist Corinne Liccketto weigh in with post-publication comments and suggestions.

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Perversity of Spirit: What It Takes to Be a Writer

by Rufi Thorpe

The Literary Life

Posted 8.19.14

Rufi Thorpe

One author argues that talent is the least important part of becoming a writer.

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