Tag: Reading Like a Writer

Reading Like a Writer

Members Exclusive Craft Series “The question of craft is the question of what flavors you want to create, what cuisine you are working in. If you bring these same ingredients to your work, you will come away with similar flavors” –Roy Guzmán , Poet What elements make a work of art what it is? In […]

Opening with Dread

In her Sentence to Paragraph interview, Karen Thompson Walker talks about the way she sees openings, and how she works hard at making those first pages as flawless as possible to give the novel a foundation to stand on as things get messier along the way. Let’s take a look at the opening three paragraphs […]