Note: This post was originally published on July 27, 2014, […]
Eons ago, in a graduate workshop at the University of […]
There is no limit to how good we can become as writers. No one has reached the pinnacle of writing, and no publication has set a bar so high that no writer could conceivably reach it. We need these lit mags, not because they give us more places to publish our stuff, but because they give us more reason to create and more opportunity to read that which others have created. There may be plenty of inferior publications out there, but the literary community is stronger than ever today because of the many opportunities made available by the lit mag boom.
Are you presently struggling with any of the following? You’d […]
I had a rough Christmas so I decided to try writing love stories again. In the 80’s when I was poor I made my living writing and selling short stories to magazines. I remembered that I used a mechanical typewriter, all the magazines required typed manuscripts and since I wanted to do things the way I used to, 1 went onto eBay and bought a typewriter. I was drunk. I was alone. I was thinking about when I was poor and happy. So I bought a typewriter.
Good writers are always looking for ways to improve their […]
Insufferable Horntooting, Independent Publishers as Antifragile, and We Have the Best Clients in the World
Insufferable Horntooting On Facebook the other day Valerie MacEwan, the […]
In his essay “Historical Inevitability,” the political philosopher Isaiah Berlin […]
A few weeks ago, the Christian Science Monitorpublished a cover story on […]