July 25 7: By Jack Shafer If you want to write better, an old mentor of mine once said, write tighter. Pick the fewest possible words, he said, and rely on compression to make your ideas explode off the page. Outside the Times classified pages, nobody does more with the English language with less space in the paper.
He has produced video for Web sites including Smithsonianmag. His novel, Fallen Lake, tells the story of a powerful attraction between two couples and how it affected their children.
He grew up in Berkeley, California, and studied creative writing and politics at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He lives in Oakland, California. Nathan Szajnberg is a physician, psychoanalyst now living in Palo Alto.
He has written three books Reluctant Warriors: Ethiopian Children in Israel; JerusaLand: An Insignificant Death novel ; edited one Educating the Emotions: Since taking a company-offered buyout inCarol has worked as a freelance writer and editor and done public relations work for a variety of clients including several arts and non-profit organizations.
Among her many collaborations are five books with renowned photographer Bill Brett: A Year in the Life foreword by David G.
Irish foreword by David McCullough. Their sixth book Boston: Game Changers is due out in She is a graduate of Northeastern University. First published at age 13, she was deemed the new Emily Dickinson by the publisher of the Mustang Review. Inshe was recognized as one of only four true multimedia poets in an international study funded by the U.
A former newspaper journalist, educator, business consultant and executive, she is a graduate of Boston University, the University of Massachusetts and Harvard University, and attended law school.
She currently resides in New England. Chicago Arnie Bernstein is a nonfiction writer who lives in Chicago. He is author of the books Swastika Nation: Martin's Press, and Bath Massacre: Arnie believes fervently in the philosophy of the great Jewish sage, Groucho Marx: The minute somebody turns it on, I go into the library and read a good book.
Price runs a publishing consultancy specialized in literature and nonfiction texts on art, architecture, design, and culture.
She serves on the board of Hand Papermaking, Inc. Inshe welcomed the addition of her daughter Chyenne, who inspired her to start to put her dreams to paper.
A story she wrote after her daughter's birth, although not published, became the stepping stone to everything else she would eventually write.
In near tragedy struck as Melisa's health began to decline. By summer ofshe would need to use a cane to get around. Suffering a stroke, she required a craniotomy where she suffered her second stroke, leaving her with a partial impairment of her speech, and weakness on her right side.
After surgery, she would need to learn not only to walk again but speak as well as recognize the alphabet. Two years later in the fall of after a divorce, she would meet the man who would push her not only to fight to regain her physical strength but to put her creative mind to work.
In she would see her dream come true. With her daughter as her editor, "Of Lite and Darke" was born. Currently "The New Reign" is available in 5 languages. The Prequel "The Fallen" was released Nov.Aug 26, · Documentarians (and the Writers Guild) have different opinions about who deserves a writing credit in a documentary, or whether the form merits one at all.
WILLIAM ALEXANDER: William Alexander is a National Book Award-winning, New York Times best-selling author of fantasy and science fiction for young audiences.
His novels include Goblin Secrets, Ghoulish Song, Ambassador, Nomad, A Properly Unhaunted Place, and the forthcoming A Festival of lausannecongress2018.comonal honors include the Eleanor Cameron Award, the Earphones Award, two Junior Library Guild.
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Feb 24, · Writers Guild Awards. Krista Schlueter for The New York Times. Writers Guild Awards. Plus the Purim Ball, and a silent auction for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center.