A quick recommendation of a personal essay in Guernica magazine on place(lessness), identity, and citizenship.
Use the power of recurring signs and symbols to keep your readers engaged.
We found surprise and delight in your responses to the photo challenge theme, “Inspiration.”
Publishing an embarrassing story can be both liberating and satisfying.
From Japan to North Carolina to Austria, a few standout photos from our recent challenge.
How excited are we about our new space for editors’ picks, recommended sites, and more? Let us count the ways!
Need to refill the hopper of post inspiration?
A poem by Rachel Jamison Webster reminds us of the “red string of fate,” a belief that certain people are destined to meet in this lifetime.
This series of letters, from Teju Cole to an imaginary young Nigerian author, is a rich resource for all writers.
Thirty straight days of blogging?! You can do it — with a few post ideas, a couple of tips, and the support of thousands of other bloggers.
When writing inspires us to find our place in the world.
A roundup of our favorite submissions to the “Change” photo challenge.