"Get out!" Garrison Keillor's best advice for writers

The Thankful Writer

Happy Thanksgiving!

FYI: Query Dos and Don'ts

Lemon or Creampuff: The Selling of Story

Freedom of Speech meets “Loose lips sink ships”

Saturday Morning Cartoon: "Give Up Yer Aul Sins"

How to Avoid Criticism

2008 National Book Awards

My Shelves Overfloweth

We call upon the author to explain (the poetry of Nick Cave)

The Faces of Irony

Sunday Quote: Frost on a Lump in the Throat

Saturday cartoon: Steven King's very graphic novel

Sarah Silverman conquers the economy

If You Want to Make Your Book Laugh at You, Tell It About Your Plans

Crime and legal researchapalooza resources

On Overload

NaNoWriMo or No-NoWriMo?

Sunday Quote: Hawkes on Fiction

Tall, dark, and iconic (Go with God, Michael Crichton)


Time to Get that Map out of the Glovebox

"Repeat great words. Repeat them stubbornly."

Swing State (Jo the Writer casts her vote)

Free coffee after you vote

Quote of the Week: Doctorow on Evoking Sensation

Beyond Blinders

For the Tool Box: Final Draft is the transcriptionist's BFF