The Monday Post: Links for Readers and Writers

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I am continuing a series (inspired by Electric Literature) where I post important links for writers and readers on Mondays. They may be old links or new links, but they’ll be ones that I find the most interesting or helpful. I’m also adding a few new categories. If there are any particular topics you’d like to read about, please feel free to suggest them in a comment on this post.

Toni Morrison Breaks Down The Reality Of Race On The Colbert Report” via The Huffington Post

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark being Adapted by Big Fish Screenwriter” via Electric Literature

Why Independent Bookstores Are More Than Just Places to Buy Books” via Slate Magazine

5 Small Presses That Are Absolutely Killing It” via Book Riot

Daniel Handler does more than apologize for his ‘watermelon’ joke” via The Washington Post

YA Recipes: Cinnamon Bookbinder Bread” via Epic Reads

Showing vs. Telling” via A Writer’s Path

WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU GO VIRAL: ON WANTING TO GIVE UP” via Such Small Hands

Why I Am Teaching a Course Called ‘Wasting Time on the Internet‘” via The New Yorker

What Happens to English When You Subtract the Letter ‘E’” via The Atlantic

How to Know Which Writing Opportunity is the BEST Path for You” via Writer’s Digest


Featured Writings:

Nonfiction:

Jennifer Alise Drew: “Lessons in Sign

Julie Marie Wade: “The Giant Dipper

Fiction:

D.J. Thielke: “Buy it Moves

Brett Jackson: “I Don’t Love You Too

Poetry:

Bertolt Brecht: “When I’d reported to the couple, thus

Jenny Sadre-Orafai: “After the Hard Part Comes the Future

Books:

M.L. Stedman: The Light Between Oceans

Matt Mason: The Baby That Ate Cincinnati

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