As part of our Money Week series, literary agent Kate McKean shares the first installment of her column on book contracts, this one addressing advances, payouts, and royalties.
In the fourth installment of our Tarot + Craft column, Sarah Elaine Smith gives advice to a writer who is having difficulty putting their main character through trauma
The Washington, D.C. bookstore “represents the generation of people who kept Black publishing and Black voices alive while they were under attack.”
In the third installment of our Tarot + Craft column, Sarah Elaine Smith gives advice to a writer who wonders if their style is too weird for readers
This is still how I write, and this is also how I cook.
Jessica Wilbanks asks Leesa Cross-Smith about the craft choices at work in her short story, “Whiskey & Ribbons,” which later became a novel.
Depp has built Loyalty into a highly regarded brand, one that honors her vision of an independent bookstore committed to social justice.
“I’m a writer who uses a scanner, an X-Acto knife, and the library.”
“Both poetry and comics excel at taking ineffable, hard-to-articulate times in life and making them into something solid.”
In the second installment of our Tarot + Craft column, Sarah Elaine Smith gives advice to a writer who is considering exploring a new genre
Food, writing, they’re both offerings of building community and communication.
In our first Tarot + Craft column, Sarah Elaine Smith gives advice to a bitter writer