Author Essay

Cats, Babies and Two-Bedroom Apartments

An author's life's journey, as told through square footage and the companions who share it.

By NELLY ALARD • 4 years ago
Author Essay

Recollections of Life in Paris

Artist Sylvie Covey recalls her favorite things about The City of Light.

By SYLVIE COVEY • 4 years ago
Author Essay

It’s Not About the Ballgame

Chris Pavone reflects on fatherhood, an American pastime and seeing the nation through his sons' eyes.

By Chris Pavone • 5 years ago
Author Essay

Rosamund Lupton on Writing A Deaf Character

By Rosamund Lupton • 5 years ago
Author Essay

The Second Person

One author on the voice he uses to speak about himself.

By Rob Roberge • 5 years ago
Author Essay

What I Learned on Barkham Street

Author Susan Perabo on the children's books that remain with her today.

By SUSAN PERABO • 5 years ago
Author Essay

A Writer’s Retreat

Author Howard Jacobson gives Read It Forward a peek into his glass-enclosed writing space in London.

By Howard Jacobson • 5 years ago
Author Essay

The Accidental Memoir: On Writing, Grieving and the Virtues of Navel-Gazing

An author's reflection on writing her memoir, the genre's tarnished reputation, and the powerful connections she's made with readers.

By Deedra Climer • 5 years ago