Author Essay

Milestones, Marvels and Me

Author Rion Amilcar Scott on the importance of black comics in his development as a writer.

By RION AMILCAR SCOTT • 1 week ago
Author Essay

Lisa Sugar’s Bookshelf

The founder of POPSUGAR reveals the books that power her happy.

By LISA SUGAR • 2 weeks ago
Author Essay

Alexander Weinstein on Dealing with Writer’s Block

How to silence The Inner Critic and rediscover The Writer within.

By ALEXANDER WEINSTEIN • 2 weeks ago
Author Essay

Becoming American

Matthew B.J. Delaney, author of sci-fi thriller Black Rain, tells Read it Forward why he decided to protect and serve.

By Matthew B.J. Delaney • 2 weeks ago
Author Essay

Marisa Silver’s Writing Space

The author of Little Nothing gives Read it Forward a peek into her seaside-inspired office.

By Marisa Silver • 2 weeks ago
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Jennifer Niven on Writing About Facial Blindness

A novel about seeing and being seen.

By JENNIFER NIVEN • 3 weeks ago
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Downsizing My Library for My Tiny House

How do you decide which books belong in your life?

By DEE WILLIAMS • 3 weeks ago
Author Essay

The Soundtrack of my Memoir

After losing her job, her girlfriend and her mother, Barbara Schoichet got her motorcycle license at age 50 and hit the road. These are the songs that spurred on her journey and informed her memoir.

By BARBARA SCHOICHET • 3 weeks ago