Fiction Based on Reality

March 21, 2016 by Pat Reddekopp

Fiction based on reality may seem like an oxymoron... Click to continue reading

Good Research: Passing the Smell Test

January 6, 2016 by Evan Braun

After http://wordalivepress... Click to continue reading

Ninety Percent Research

December 2, 2015 by Evan Braun

It has been said that a writer’s job is ninety percent research, and only ten percent writing. I’m here to tell you that it’s true—mostly... Click to continue reading

Don’t Write What You Know

March 4, 2015 by Evan Braun

If you’ve received even cursory instruction in creative writing—such as the limited kind you get in grade school—you’ve probably heard the old axiom that coaches us to w... Click to continue reading