Lit Tips & Interviews

Drew Daywalt is the talented author of the amazing children's book The Day the Crayons Quit, a New York Times bestseller that can keep both children and...

Welcome, Germies, to this month's writing challenge! This challenge will begin today and will end February 28th. However, you are welcome to come back anytime to...

As I’m writing this next book (and any book), there are several things essential to my creative welfare. In no particular order, they are: 1) Daily...

Do you ever say, “Gosh, I wish I had known that when I was younger”? If not now, you most likely will someday. Well,...

Katherine Mansfield once said, “Looking back, I was always writing. Twaddle it was, too. But far better to write twaddle or anything, anything, than...

Besides being a bestselling author, the amazingly talented Pam Jenoff used to hold the position of Special Assistant to the Secretary of the Army before moving...

For everyone who calls themselves "a reader," there is always one book -- the book -- that they can attribute to opening them up...

https://soundcloud.com/theglasschild/the-fall It was a long winter, and I spent endless days and nights staring at that blank page with nothing to say. I was a...

Greetings, Germs!  With summer at its midway point and the heat seeming almost unbearable, many of us find ourselves wrapped up in a good...

Growing up, one of my favorite writers was Ray Bradbury. He was the primary influence on my teenage writing. He taught me the importance...