What is Writing Practice?

Writing practice is deliberately practicing with the goal of becoming a more confident and skillful writer. Writing practice is deliberately practicing with th...

The Art of Revision

All writing is rewriting. We must find a revision process that works for us. Over time we may adopt or more strategies that make us create the best possible wor...

The Big O: Mohsin Hamid

Original detail distinguishes an average writer from a good one. An average writer might describe her character as poor. What does that mean? It depends, I thin...

You, The Narrator – Self-Help

Lorrie Moore writes brilliantly in the second person in Self-Help, her first collection of short stories. Her style and tone differ markedly from Jay McInerny i...