Eimile Campbell

 
What Do You Know? Jan10

What Do You Know?

Drawing upon experience vs. imagination to craft works of fiction.

William Faulkner Jan07

William Faulkner

The writer doesn’t need economic freedom. All he needs is a pencil and some paper. – William Faulkner

The Quotable Quote Con...

We’re planning to launch The Quotable merchandise store soon. Help us come up with great quotes from our quotable authors to put on our mugs by posting quotes in a comment under the author’s picture on our Facebook page. Vote for your favorite quote by liking the comment. Whoever...

The Importance of the ...

How important is grad school for writers?

Literary (it’s hard to say how inspired) gift ideas from The Totally Hip Video Book Reviewer Dec15

Literary (it’s h...

I am loving The Totally Hip Video Book Review put out by Ron Charles from the Washington...

My Favorite (so far) Podcasts on Writing and Literature Dec13

My Favorite (so far) P...

My day job (sadly, this website does not yet pay the rent) consists mostly of reviewing my co-workers’ reports. You may say I’m like an editor, though mostly I’m concerned with keeping us from going to jail for breaking the guidelines set forth by the Nuclear Regulatory...

Open for Submissions Dec01

Open for Submissions

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Proper English Nov30

Proper English

“I don’t give a damn for a man that can only spell a word one way.”     Mark Twain All my life I’ve been ashamed of my spelling inability. Elementary school English, full of spelling tests and bees, was a nightmare. In college essay tests I was confined not to my...

Happy Thanksgiving Nov25

Happy Thanksgiving

“An optimist is a person who starts a new diet on Thanksgiving.” Irv Kupcinet Photo by:...

Literary Gifts Nov15

Literary Gifts

I don’t know about you, but lately I’ve been finding myself sitting down to write and all of a sudden, before I’ve even opened the Word Document, I am off somewhere, shopping. I might sit down thinking about my characters, but once my computer is on, it’s all what do I...

Rejection Nov01

Rejection

“She is tolerable, but not handsome enough to tempt ME”  – Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice I’ve just finalized and posted the submissions requirements for the magazine, and it’s got me thinking about rejection. I’ve often compared submitting to fishing, preferring to...

Share the Buzz: Writin...

Creative writing students – check out this great contest from The Atlantic. (PDF)