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January 2016 Links

I’ve been collecting links to share with you all month. Here are a few articles, posts, and videos that caught my attention in January.

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Links

Place Your Bets: Six Stories About Gambling

We pulled into a gas station in rural North Carolina. My friend’s car took diesel; my boyfriend and I needed snacks. The man at the pump across from us looked toward the convenience store and shook his head. 570 more words

Longreads

Resolving to Read, Write, and Travel More in 2016

Let’s be real: My 2016 resolutions are intentionally vague. I tend toward self-loathing, so settling on achievable goals is important for my mental health. But I’m still excited for a fresh year and a fresh start, even if time is a social construct. 424 more words

Nonfiction

"Teaching the Business of Creative Writing"

Statistics from a 2015 report conducted by  The Writer’s Union of Canada indicate that on average, Canadian writers make $12,879 from their writing—that’s well below the poverty line. 53 more words

Teaching Creative Writing