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Archive for August 17th, 2006
So You Want to Be a Writer
Francine Prose, an acclaimed author and longtime creative writing teacher, opens her essay in the 2006 Fiction issue with a question: “Can writing be taught?” As she sees it, some aspects of writing, such as judicious editing of one’s own work, can be cultivated. But others, particularly the “gift […]
The big fear is not bad reviews. It’s no reviews - Books - Times Online
That is, for writers.