2024 Summer Writing Retreat: An Interview with Chaitali Sen (Revision)

“I love revision. It feels really magical when I see my manuscript getting better, when things are clicking into place and I’m getting closer to a finished product I’m really proud of. But it’s not magic. It’s work that can make it look, at the end, like it didn’t take much effort at all and the words came out exactly as they were meant to be.” -Chaitali Sen

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2024 Summer Writing Retreat: An Interview with Elissa Altman (Memoir)

“We all — no matter who we are — grow up being told that we are not allowed to say X or Y, we’re not allowed to speak of it, and certainly not to write it. But what happens when this thing, this “it,” is what makes us who we are? What happens when it belongs entirely to us, but (we have been led to believe) might bring shame to others? Who has the right to tell our stories?” -Elissa Altman

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Twisting Facts into Stories: 5 Questions for Antonio Ruiz-Camacho

“Writing, as a profession, is all about rejection and self-doubt. Regardless of your accomplishments, these two elements never go away. The way I deal with both is simply by showing up and focusing on the process, not the end result. I write because I love writing, the process of writing.” -Antonio Ruiz-Camacho

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