Resources and ideas for volunteering, donating, reading, writing, and taking action to support the Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) community.
Resources and ideas for fighting racial injustice and police violence, both on and off the page.
The novelist and essayist shares her experience creating a virtual writing group focused on play, and muses on the meaning of productivity and artistic friendship during the pandemic.
A list of social platforms, online writing classes, and virtual book clubs for writers seeking community.
“Commit to completing a scene each time you write” —Randa Jarrar, author of Love Is an Ex-Country
Ten writers, including Brandon Taylor and Kate Zambreno, share the best writing advice they’ve ever heard.
“Every book I write is informed by my whole life.” —Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore, author of The Freezer Door
“You have to become the person who can write the book you’re working on.” —Zeyn Joukhadar, author of The Thirty Names of Night
“We are all authors. Let us acknowledge everyone.” —Juan Felipe Herrera, author of Every Day We Get More Illegal
“I would remind myself that every book has its own life and to just have faith in the story.” —Cherie Dimaline, author of Empire of Wild