The Moment My Hands Followed My Shadow

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Erin Kelly reflects on the power of opportunity in celebration of Disability Employment Awareness Month.

The Beauty, and Need, of Long-Form

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There is beauty in the art of long-form writing. In the rush of modern society, we must not forget this.

What Pieces of Writing Will Be With You Forever?

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Have you ever read something and had it hit you so hard that it never left your brain? I’m not talking about something that you made a deliberate effort to memorize, but a sentence or paragraph that was so utterly perfect you instantly absorbed it into your psyche?

Drowning in A Sea of Noise

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In the sea of noise that we’re surrounded by, what will you do to make your words count?

Peter Temple: The Broken Shore

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Peter Temple’s books are prize winners. This one took the Colin Roderick Award for Australian writing as well as Australia’s major prize for crime fiction, the Ned Kelly Award. Good enough for ya?

A Night Much Like Any Other

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Steve O’Neill demonstrates to us how even the smallest of measures can sometimes be the most powerful.

The Seven Habits of Highly Neurotic Authors

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Everyone has bad habits. When Andrew J. Peters became a published author, he picked up a few more.

Do You Want To Write, Or Do You Want To Be A Writer?

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Been dreaming of that great story you want to write? Maybe it’s time to stop dreaming and start writing.

How to be a Publishing Parent—and Help Diversify Children’s Literature

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Personalized stories for your children now have a much wider reach.

Guys, Change Your Scenery

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The only way to beat the taxing grind is to get out of it, at least for a while.

Clive James on Death, Dragons and Writing in the Home Stretch

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How does coming face to face with the end change a writer’s work?

Why Father’s Day Is Important: An Interview with Dr. David Andrews

Why Father’s Day Is Important: An Interview with Dr. David Andrew

Dr. David Andrews discusses the origins of his new novel “My Father’s Day Gift,” the significance of Father’s Day as a holiday, and his advice for new fathers.

Top 10 Bruce Lee Quotes For Writers

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Former MMA fighter and award-winning poet Cameron Conaway highlights ten Bruce Lee quotes that can be applied to the craft of writing.

What On Earth Is A Good Man? (And What Is The Good Men Project All About?)

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For Graham Phoenix, being good means going beyond what he feels inside himself into what he feels about the world outside. Here, explores just what that means.

I Wrote Almost a Dozen Books About Ghosts, Which is Why I Am 100% Certain They Do Not Exist

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And by posting this I now have a link I can share with people before they start telling me their “undeniably unexplainable” true stories of personal ghostly encounters.

Top Ten Ways Fathers Can Honor Their Mentors

Top Ten Ways Fathers Can Honor Their Mentors

In this excerpt from his new book, “My Father’s Day Gift,” Dr. David Andrews breaks down ten ways that dads can gratefully acknowledge the father figures who helped shape their development as parents.