This week, the literary community suffered the loss of two Pulitzer Prize-winning poets, Mark Strand and Claudia Emerson. Let’s remember their contributions to the written word by bookmarking these two interviews.
This time next week, we'll be celebrating Thanksgiving. To arm you with delicious tools to make the day a success, the PEN Center USA staff has selected their favorite cookbooks. Here’s to gourmet treats!
The Homesick Texan’s Family Table: Lone Star Cooking from My Kitchen to Yours by Lisa Fain
McSweeney’s gives us 13 prompts to free you from any writer's block. But these are not your ordinary, run-of-the-mill prompts. Written by Dan Wiencek, these exercises have a bit of a humorous bite to them. How many can you do?