Jessica Keener

Jessica Keener
Writing is an exploration of character. For Jessica Keener, it is also a process of self-discovery.

updated: 1 month ago

Jeff Harrison

Jeff Harrison
Before starting a poem, Jeff Harrison waits until he knows the right angle of entry, just like a space capsule reentering the earth's atmosphere at the optimum angle.

updated: 2 months ago

Tova Mirvis

Tova Mirvis
Writing a memoir is a process of selection, according to Tova Mirvis. You have the characters and know the story, but the art is in selecting what to include.

updated: 3 months ago

Marianne Leone

Marianne Leone
Marianne Leone starts her writing day by reading poetry. And here's the recipe for her mother's lentil soup, remembered in her memoir.

updated: 4 months ago

Laura van den Berg

Laura van den Berg

Laura van den Berg goes deep into her imagination to write about post-apocalyptic worlds, fueled in part by her childhood in Florida.

updated: 4 months ago

Megan Marshall

Megan Marshall

For Megan Marshall, winning the Pulitzer Prize was a life changer. The phone didn't stop ringing, invitations wouldn't stop arriving and more of the world finally learned about Margaret Fuller.

updated: 4 months ago