How We Talk About Emotions

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A tool for writers could be valuable for us to explain how we, or others, are feeling.

Addition by Subtraction

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When you subtract the desire, you can subtract possessions, and leave your mind, heart, and life free. Then the possibilities are endless.

You’re Projecting It Onto Us White People!

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Matthew Salesses on the dilemma of how to talk about adoption without hurting loved ones.

Teacher Gerald Conti Resigns “My profession…no longer exists”

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Education is the foundation of an enlightened and prosperous society. We need great teachers to get there.We need Gerald Conti Back

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

The computer: My best friend, my worst enemy

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.