Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Craft Essays on Brevity

Brevity online magazine of "concise literary nonfiction" also regularly publishes craft essays. Recent contributions to this feature include "On Writing as an Act of Living: An Interview with Terry Tempest Williams" by Jeanette Luise Eberhardy; "The Ant in the Water Droplet: Locating the Mystery within Memory" by Philip Graham; "Tipping the Whippers" by Mary Clearman Blew (examining the demands of the writing life and writers' responses to them, "Drink Wild Turkey" she advises); and "Not Every Sentence Can Be Great But Every Sentences Must Be Good" by Cynthia Newberry Martin.