The February theme: How to begin a story/poem.Read more "February – Penned: Interviews with Writers"
For the new year, I’ve decided to change my focus for this column. I’ve decided to narrow my scope, and delve more deeply into one literary magazine each month; I want to explore the content that these magazines publish, but even more than that I want to talk about what they stand for, their mission, […]Read more "January: Poetry Picks & Prompts"
TDG editors talk about writers who inspire them.Read more "December – Penned: Interviews with Writers"
A weekly column featuring our favorite poems from recently published lit mags & a related prompt to inspire your writing. This month I’ve selected 3 poems by women, all of them with both a hint of magic and a hint of darkness. I got into a mystical, spectral sort of mood with my reading in […]Read more "November: Poetry Picks & Prompts"
Famous writers respond on how important sense of place is to them.Read more "November – Penned: Interviews with Writers"
It’s that time again! And it has indeed been an eventful month in the area of books. I’ve been scanning through as many articles as I possibly can on the Publisher’s Weekly website, because I’m quite the book article addict (especially the book deals). It’s probably my favourite publishing-related resource. Most notably of all, I’ve read that: […]Read more "October: What Our Editors Are Reading"
The October theme: Why you first sent out for publication.Read more "October – Penned: Interviews with Writers"