Cover Photo: Photograph by Ahmad Odeh/Unsplash
Photograph by Ahmad Odeh/Unsplash

What If We Taught Writing the Way We Teach Acting?

Actors studied movement, script analysis, emotional connection, our bodies, our voices. In my writing MFA, we got . . . workshop.

Well if he can, so can I

The Artist’s Way

Jaime Green is a full-time freelance writer and editor. She received her MFA in Nonfiction from Columbia, and she has taught writing at Columbia, The New School, and the Sackett Street Writers' Workshop. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Slate, BuzzFeed, The Cut, GQ.com, Popular Science, Backstage, American Theatre online, and elsewhere. She is a contributing editor for Catapult, the series editor for Best American Science and Nature Writing, and the romance review columnist for The New York Times