The New Past, According to Social Media
Does digital omnipresence shortens and stunts the distance to remembering?
Think writing memoir makes you a pathological narcissist? Think again.
We live in the world of online data and social media and reality TV. For better and worse, our notions of privacy are changing. And memoir has proven it’s here to stay.
How can you write nonfiction when you don't have the facts?
There are countless ways to approach research. Jill Talbot asks four top-notch essayists about their methods.
We're seeking submissions for two special issues of the magazine ("The Weather" & "Marriage"). more
To a copyeditor, mistakes are everything.
Writing true stories that reflect what you think and see and remember can be rife with personal hazards.
The scratching & hammering & tapping of writing
One of the things that we do not talk about when we talk about writing is the sound and scent and sensuality of it, the scratching and hammering and tapping, the pitter of pencils and the scribble and scrawl of pens, the quiet mumble of the electric...
Exploring the healing potential of telling our own stories.