by Cory Maki / Grit Daily Ever wondered why great writers come up with such unique ideas and how they manage to express them so eloquently? Do you ask why and how these people tell fictional stories as though they believe in them? How do they describe imaginary worlds as if they’ve been there? Well, […]
For generations, America’s major publishers focused almost entirely on white readers. Now a new cadre of executives like Lisa Lucas is trying to open up the industry. By Marcela Valdes / New York Times Read More……..
by Frederick Studemann – Financial Times TikTok clips seem an odd fit with the literary world. But publishers mindful of their bottom line would do well not to sniff at it. It’s been the question that has long bugged publishers: how to get to grips with the potential of social media in all its bewildering
from the Metro by Natalie Morris Any writer will tell you the setting where you write can impact your work. The right view can inspire the most beautiful prose, or the silence of a city at night can give you the brain space to unpick complex plot points. You don’t have to have a luxury
A creative-writing masterclass with Cathy Rentzenbrink from The Guardian The Sunday Times bestselling author leads this essential workshop in how to edit your writing, how to fine-tune your story, and how to identify when to trust the words on the page Online workshopDate: Monday 16 May 2022Time: 6.30pm-8.30pm BST More here: https://www.theguardian.com/guardian-masterclasses/2022/apr/07/the-art-and-craft-of-the-edit-a-creative-writing-masterclass-with-cathy-rentzenbrink