Concerned about an ostensible lack of a central goal for your writing? Let Nina Badzin’s post for Woven Tale Press comfort you. (It worked for me!)
In which Alexander Chee shares four reasons he always asks about money for writing.
“But as a book editor who sees lots of writers make many identical mistakes, I’d like to highlight two common writing flaws that clutter the manuscripts of many aspiring authors. I call these culprits ‘hedge words’ and ‘inflation words.'” Check out Jessi Rita Hoffman’s post on Jane Friedman’s site.
I’ll admit that over the years, I’ve given little thought to poetry from New Zealand. And maybe that’s what makes the latest issue of Poetry magazine so intriguing to me. Read the editors’ introduction here.
And remember: If it’s Friday, you’ll find a fresh set of #JewLit links over on My Machberet.
Writing-related resources, news, and reflections to enjoy over the weekend.
Have a wonderful weekend, everyone.