Category Archives: Writing

  1. 8 Things I Learned From Running a Literary Magazine for 8 Years


    February 26, 2017 by Nathaniel Tower

    Running a literary magazine is a lot of work. It’s also a great learning experience. Here are eight important things …
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  2. Failing to Meet Your Yearly Writing Goals


    December 31, 2015 by Nathaniel Tower

    So another year is over. Did you meet your writing goals? I sure as hell didn’t. Honestly, I can’t even …
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  3. What to Write About When You Have Nothing to Write About


    November 10, 2015 by Nathaniel Tower

    Whether you are trying to write a novel, pen an epic poem, or maintain a blog about this or that, …
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  4. Writers Don’t Have To Be Cheaters


    October 1, 2015 by Nathaniel Tower

    If things aren’t going your way in the publishing world, you can always try what Michael Derrick Hudson did: write …
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  5. Dear Writers, Don’t Be Assholes


    September 7, 2015 by Nathaniel Tower

    This morning I woke up to this little note in my Bartleby Snopes inbox: You motherfuckers have to be kidding me. …
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  6. 5 Ways Blogging Can Make Your Writing Dreams Come True


    July 26, 2015 by Nathaniel Tower

    Some writers think blogging is nothing but a big ass waste of time. It’s not too hard to understand why. …
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  7. What Common Rejections from Publishers Really Mean


    June 14, 2015 by Nathaniel Tower

    I’m really good at getting rejected. With almost 1,000 rejections to my name, I know everything there is to know …
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