Amazon: "Ultimately, we will have to capitulate and accept Macmillan's terms..."

Why I wish I could be at St. Brigid's tonight

What the heck is happening with Amazon and Macmillan?

This Sunday: An Inspirational Event for Women

Video Book Preview - Touch of Evil

Go with God, JD Salinger

More on the Future of Fiction

Strategies for Getting Started

A moment by the sea (in praise of loneliness)

An Interview, a Contest, and a Touch of Evil

The Future of Literary Magazines

The Fun Quotient

Milestones and Turning Points: The Moments that Change Our Lives

Weekly Quote: Twain on Assumptions

Robert Louis Stevenson on trying to make sense of the art and craft of writing

I Celebrate The Reader

An Author in Waiting: How a Gun Knows

All Writers Invited:Sam Havens and Patricia Kay Speak in Houston

Write, Don't Think: Lessons From Finding Forrester

Choreographing the narrative (3 Questions for our new blogmate, author/creativity guru Mylene Dressler)

Characterizing From the Inside Out: Why I Heart Laurie Halse Anderson

Aspiring and graceful female novelists this way! (A lovely moment in "A Room of One's Own")

Calling All Writers: How Do YOU Cope with the Grief that Is Revision?

Coming Attractions and Burning Questions: What Do You Want to Hear?

For a young friend starting chemo today...

Got book? "The Love Song of Monkey" is a trippy weekend read.

The Cost of Commitment

Trustworthy donation links for earthquake relief in Haiti

Exploring the Great Possible: 3 Questions for our new blog buddy, Dr. Kathryn Paterson

What worked last decade just doesn't work anymore. And that's okay.

Go with God, Miep Gies.

Five Paths to Perspective: Self-Editing Tricks & Tips

Symphony of Science "The Unbroken Thread"

Buzzation on Elizabeth Gilbert's "Committed"

"It's nice to misbehave in a tuxedo." (Max Raabe & the Palast Orchestra play Carnegie Hall)

Tales from the Orphanage: Surviving Publishing Changes

(What) You Don't Show: The Fine Art of the Tease

Going West (super cool short film from New Zealand Book Council)

3 Key Questions to Get Your Story Off the Ground

Anti-Bella (Twilight spoof promos Critics Choice Awards)

Upular (an awesome tribute to the art of editing)

Back on the Horse

Happy Twenty-Tennyson