Monthly Archives: June 2011

Writers on Writing

One of the neat things I have come across in this writing business is a series that the  NY Times did in their Monday Arts Section a decade or so ago: Writers on Writing. There are essays from Andre’ Aciman and … Continue reading

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Reading … good Writing

As a follow up to the post on Annie Proulx and good writing. We have already gotten some suggestions from our readers re: good writing. … Let me know whom you think is really good at the WRITING part of it. … Continue reading

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Writing and Reading: they are not the same

Read enough stuff, once in a while you get lucky. A week or so ago I came across an admonition by a successful editor to go light on the    in’ s    when writing dialogue.. Example: We’ll be gittin’ up before the … Continue reading

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