The importance of reading, even if it means a writer is thrown off-course though admiration for books read.
Since becoming co-chair of the PEN Translation Committee, I’ve been working on some new initiatives that draw from my experience as a writer of my own fiction and... Read More
Readers who are familiar with the publishing industry already know this, but many of my blog’s readers are not familiar with the process of making books (making... Read More
It’s back-to-school week here in New York, and my daughter is preparing for her first class of fifth graders who will arrive tomorrow. And I’m scheduling my... Read More
How I encouraged middle school writers in a workshop to share their writing and engage with each other’s work in a positive way.