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The Monday Post: Links for Readers and Writers

I apologize that this post is a day late.

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.

*AUTHOR NOTE: Readers I would love to hear feedback. Do you enjoy reading a certain type of article? What were some of your favorite featured works? Do you have a creative piece you’d like to see featured (email me, must be in a literary journal, must not be your own work, genre must be evident)?


The Struggle To Be A Good Critic” via Electric Literature

Defining The End of the World As We Know It: Apocalyptic vs. Dystopia vs. Spec Fic” via Book Riot

Tor.com Explains Why Novellas Are The Future Of Publishing” via io9

Calendars, Timelines, and Collages: Mapping the Imaginary” via The Millions

Confessions of a Comma Queen: A New Yorker copy editor’s life in grammar” via The New Yorker

What do writers owe their subjects?” via Los Angeles Times

Narrating Crisis in Sri Lanka” via Guernica

Jonathan Franzen Is Wrong: Genre Fiction Is All About Moral Complexity” via Flavorwire

INFOGRAPHIC: The Opposite Habits of Famous Writers” via Electric Literature

Endless Love: A new book suggests that the love song has always been among the most revolutionary of musical forms.” via The Atlantic

‘A Question of Silence’: Why We Don’t Read Or Write About Education” via The American Reader


Featured Writings:

Nonfiction:

Love in the Time of Swine Flu” by Alexis Okeowo

Preparing to Use a Fork” by Laura Musselman

Poetry:

Comic Relief*” via Mario Susko

By the Inner Roads” by Eugenio de Signoribus

Fiction:

A Grandmother in Three Tales” by Cate Fricke

Cigarettes in Heaven by Jon Pearson” by Jon Pearson

Books:

The Secrets of Midwives by Sally Hepworth

My Sunshine Away by M. O. Walsh

Literary Magazines and Journals:

Salamander

MANOA


Previous Posts on Mondays to do with Readings and Writings:

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