Getting the Words Out Quickly: 3 Qs for YA writer Hannah Moskowitz

Buy This Book: Break, by Hannah Moskowitz

Are you ready to soft rock? (Apply this lesson to your writing week as you see fit.)

Choosing Your Battles

"I have a dream." (And today's confederacy of dunces can't turn it to a nightmare.)

Reining Your Horses: Writing and Social Media

The danger of a single story: Chimamanda Adichie speaks at TED

Taking care of Business

Just in case you're sense of wonder is flagging...

Why won't Amazon release Kindle sales figure? (Jeff Bertolucci of PCWorld enlightens us)

Buy This Book: The Elements of Style Illustrated

New Spice (as opposed to Old Spice) has a back to school message from your local library

A Gift for the Reader: The Embers by Hyatt Bass

Ron Charles (your totally hip video book reviewer!) on Mona Simpson's 'My Hollywood'

Franzen's "Freedom" and the Future of Literary Fiction

Never was a cornflake girl (Tori Amos sets the stride for a blazingly uninhibited work week)

Doctor Em Speaks On Noticing Small Things . . .

Quick Tips from a Tightrope

Show me the money (Forbes reports the 10 highest paid authors)

Publishing is a bunch of bull (Some days you fight the bull, some days the bull fights you.)

What's in a Proposal (for Your Novel, That Is)

Buy This Book: House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski

Quote of the Day:Stephen King, On Writing

Seth Godin on the high cost of butt-covering

My recent Kindle samples

Today I'm seeing a movie based on a book...but not the one you think.

My Top 5 Creepy Reads for Friday the 13th

New Cover Love: Deadlier Than the Male

On Supportive Spouses and Talking Computers