Since becoming co-chair of the PEN Translation Committee, I’ve been working on some new initiatives that draw from my experience as a writer of my own fiction and... Read More
Once upon a time, writers were people who sat alone in garrets creating their masterpieces. If the world agreed, the lucky writer could move to one of the lower floors... Read More
Readers who are familiar with the publishing industry already know this, but many of my blog’s readers are not familiar with the process of making books (making... Read More
Interview with debut small press author Jamie Beth Cohen on music, historical fiction, body image, and #metoo.
How does a writer deal with conflicting advice about the process or content of a work-in-progress? Mine had to do with fear.