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Hungry In More Ways Than One

Get ready for your windows to fog up: today, we bring you a very suggestive craft piece by YA and romance novelist Dana Faletti, on the role great food memories can play in genre writing. 1,089 more words


Book Preview: Nobody's Jackknife

We are so pleased to preview Ellen McGrath Smith‘s newest book of poetry, Nobody’s Jackknife, which will be available Sunday from West End Press. 650 more words

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Networking Aloud! A Monthly Open Mic: Featuring Debra Smith

Tuesday 10 November 2015, 6-8pm: Our free monthly event open to the public every second Tuesday: NETWORKING ALOUD: A WRITERS OPEN MIKE. Come early & sign up for a five to seven minute reading from any genre: prose, screenplay, poetry & essay that follows 15 minutes from a featured published reader. 231 more words


What I'm Reading from the Vegas Valley Book Festival

To be fair, Levi and I went to the Vegas Valley Book Festival yesterday knowing I was going to spend too much money. And I did–I got a pile of books, many of which were super cheap (the Scholastic tent had everything on sale half off!) and some of which were a little pricey. 478 more words


St. Kilda Evening with Roger Hutchinson

Whenever I feel myself getting close to writing some tired words about an extraordinary writer, I click for the Rebelle Society, a blog of wild souls, of uninhibited women writers. 645 more words

Ten Reasons Why Writers Should Network (and one reason why they shouldn't)

Like many other writers, I spend a lot of time alone.  And I like it.  A lot.

But I also founded the Athens Writers Association. 1,524 more words


MILLION DOLLAR FUMBLE: A retired professor, an unheralded sports scandal, and the process of writing the next "Hillenbrand"

I write constantly, and it’s not always about music, despite what you might think by following me on Facebook or Twitter. I’ve always talked about wanting to write a great book, something that people would want to read that gives them more than they knew previously about the music they hear on a daily basis. 659 more words