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Silver City Sun-NewsSouthwest Festival of the Written Word kicks off ThursdaySilver City Sun-NewsWarren, who recently moved to Silver City from Albuquerque, is a published author of poetry and fiction, and is the owner of the Mercury Heartlink Publishing (www.heartlink.com) which moved with him to Silver. Chris Lemme is the editor of the on-line ...and more [...]
Tue, Sep 27, 2016
Can You Read a Book the Wrong Way?New York TimesIn Bookends, two writers take on questions about the world of books. This week, Adam Kirsch and Anna Holmes debate whether some methods of reading are more correct than others. By Adam Kirsch. Wise writers decline to engage in debates over the right ... [...]
Tue, Sep 27, 2016
Poet Charles Rafferty Comes to UCThe GrizzlyWas it ever a day job for poetry? I've been in the technical editing [and]writing field ever since I got out of graduate school. And yes, even though I worked full-time, I did my writing at night and on lunch breaks. My first book, “The Man on the ... [...]
Tue, Sep 27, 2016
New York MagazineThe Novelist Disguised As a HousewifeNew York MagazineAfter publishing her first story in December 1941, a comic piece based on her experience selling books at Macy's, she had not been able to write much else. While Hyman turned out book reviews and brief items for The New Yorker's “Comment” page, she ... [...]
Tue, Sep 27, 2016
Belfast TelegraphDealing with bereavement on daily basis helped Tanya fulfil lifelong dream of publishing novelBelfast TelegraphThe book tells the story of Jacques Lafitte, a young French boy who is orphaned and torn away from everything he knows. Forced to ... Before embarking on her first novel, Tanya started writing short stories and poetry for both adults and children. She ... [...]
Tue, Sep 27, 2016
S. K. McKean's New Book “Whiskers' Christmas Gift” is a Poetic Testament to the True Gift of SelflessnessPress Release Rocket“(I) started writing poems and short stories for (my) children several years ago.” Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, S. K. McKean's magical tale opens on a thread-bare Christmas Eve in which Whiskers and his mother do not have any food ... [...]
Tue, Sep 27, 2016
Montreal GazetteGiller Prize short list dominated by women - OurWindsor.caOurWindsor.caWomen dominate the 2016 Scotiabank Giller Prize short list, announced Monday morning at a reception at the Art Gallery of Ontario hosted by CBC Radio's Matt ...Three Montreal writers make the Giller Prize short listMontreal GazetteEmma Donoghue, Madeleine Thien make Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlistCBC.caall 37 news articles [...]
Tue, Sep 27, 2016
Jenise Aminoff on Kickstarter, Writing, and Getting Her Novel PublishedHuffington PostI have a bachelor's of science in writing, and my thesis was poetry. Go figure. One of the classes I took was Joe ... And I realized I was in trouble because I'd never studied long-form fiction, and novels are NOT just longer versions of short stories ... [...]
Tue, Sep 27, 2016
vtdigger.orgVermont writer David Budbill dies at age 76vtdigger.org... and a short story and a collection of poems …” All of which the Wolcott writer was preparing to publish before his death of progressive supranuclear palsy Sunday at age 76. ... Budbill built his own house, worked on a Christmas tree farm, played ...and more [...]
Mon, Sep 26, 2016
Daily North ShoreThe Prose Of Poet Behind HP JournalDaily North ShoreHIGHLAND PARK – What happens when you have “Tongue-In-Cheek Speed Dating” that involves putting visual artists on one side of the table and writers on the other side of the table to work together for five minutes before they move on to the next person ... [...]
Mon, Sep 26, 2016
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