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More people would read more books if they were shorter. Wouldn't you? More would pick up a 20-page book than a 500-page book, no? The thought of picking up a gigantic book hasn't crossed my mind since college — no matter how interesting it sounds. The majority of people...

source: By Mark MacDonald
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ASJA is a membership organization known for representing the top echelon of freelance writers. According to ASJA's official mission statement, "ASJA is the professional association of independent nonfiction writers. Since 1948 we’ve been giving entrepreneurial journalists...

source: Estelle Erasmus, ASJA

I’ve just published my seventh novel (Two for the Show, Thomas & Mercer) and all seven have been written on the commuter train between my home in Connecticut and my job in Manhattan. My commute has been so much a part of my novel writing that my first book, The...

source: Writer's Digest

At a loss for fresh ideas for your romance novel? Fretting over the next chapter of your true crime manuscript?...

source: Susan Shafer, ASJA

I recently decided to teach myself to write with my left hand. This unorthodox pastime was sparked in part by rereading the vintage treasure Essays for the Left Hand by the pioneering Harvard psychologist Jerome Bruner, one of the loveliest and most underappreciated books...

source: Brain Pickings

What is it about the Swiss? Or, to be precise: what is it about the Swiss and their sans serif typefaces? Helvetica and Univers both emerged from Switzerland in the same year — 1957 — and went out to shape the modern world....

source: Co.Design

One of the oldest forms of punctuation may be dying The period — the full-stop signal we all learn as children, whose use stretches back at least to the Middle Ages — is gradually being felled in the barrage of instant...

source: The New York Times


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