Article Archive: Feature

Articles from Poet & Writers Magazine include material from the print edition plus exclusive online-only material.

Living Room: A Profile of Sam Savage

Kevin Larimer

Sam Savage wrote for decades and eventually gave up completely before his debut novel was published when he was sixty-five. Now he’s an international best-selling author with a third novel, Glass, published by Coffee House Press, and one simple message for all of us: Art can save you.


The Story of Dzanc Books

Jeremiah Chamberlin

Contributor Jeremiah Chamberlin profiles indie innovator Dzanc Books, which in four short years has gone from a start-up to a publisher with five imprints, three literary magazines, and a list of over fifty titles.

Writers, Interrupted

Katheryn Krotzer Laborde

One writer's monthlong journey with her family from her home on the Gulf Coast to three different cities as she searches for a respite from the storm, meeting others along the way whose loss puts hers in perspective.