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Famous Writers

Kurt Vonnegut's Advice For High Schoolers Is Advice For Us All

The Huffington Post | Emily Thomas | Posted 10.06.2014 | Home

In 2006, a class of students at New York's Xavier High School were tasked with writing their favorite authors and inviting them to school. Five studen...

How To Think Like A Writer

The Huffington Post | Carolyn Gregoire | Posted 05.15.2014 | Home

Writing isn't easy. In fact, it can be painfully difficult. Why? Because it's thinking, but on paper. "To write well is to think clearly. That's why i...

How Do You Balance Work and Writing?

Khanh Ho | Posted 10.12.2013 | Home
Khanh Ho

Even though I often feel punch drunk, I would not give up this teaching experience for a hill of glittering, gleaming diamonds! So this has made me meditate about a pressing question that all writers must face: How do you balance the life of a scribbler with the demands of a steady job?

Literary Hotels: Where famous authors have partied, waited arrest, and -- yes -- even written novels (PHOTOS)

Oyster | Posted 07.15.2013 | Travel

Whether they're on business or leisure, with the family or solo, almost all travelers consider a book (or a Kindle, whatever) a must-have while on a t...

How 99 Days Can Transform Your Life

Menna van Praag | Posted 06.07.2013 | Healthy Living
Menna van Praag

Don't waste time lamenting the years that have passed when your dreams drifted by unfulfilled. It's a great waste of your creative spirit and won't effect anything except to make too depressed to take positive action.

When Stars Are Blinding: Where Are all the Celebrity Writers?

Wendy Merry | Posted 12.11.2011 | Home
Wendy Merry

F. Scott Fitzgerald, Edgar Allen Poe and Ezra Pound were some of the first to incite the cult of celebrity; commanding popular culture and counterculture. Their antics and egos were larger than life, so why the disparity between celebrity and writing today?

PHOTOS: Writers And Their Kitties | Posted 07.12.2011 | Home

From Zoe Triska, Huffington Post: This blog catalogs famous writers with the pet kittens and cats. Too cute!...