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Want to Be a Better Writer? Read
Want to Be a Better Writer? Read
by J. Michael Dolan

IPPY Award-Winning Novelist Followed in Jack London's Footsteps

Me being one myself, I'm addressing all you novelists out there who nevertook a creative-writing course in college. Or again like myself, maybe never even went to college—but who discovered in h …   read more

5 Ways to Overcome Writer's Wait
5 Ways to Overcome Writer's Wait
by Ellen Notbohm

Don't Let the Anxiety of Waiting Get You Down

In a culture that demands instant-everything, writers live in a parallel universe called Waiting. Our work requires the antithesis of now! now! now! The ability to embrace patience and perseverance wi …   read more

An Ode to the Library
An Ode to the Library
by Jillian Manning / February 2020

What makes libraries so special? A million things: free books (of course), community space, and infinite learning resources, to name a few. February is National Library Lover's Month, and we're here t …   read more

Yale Publishing Course Gets New June Dates
Yale Publishing Course Gets New June Dates
by Jillian Manning / March 2020

And Other 2020 YPC Updates

Last year, the Yale Publishing Course (YPC) celebrated 10 years of educating publishing professionals. During that decade, the course has undergone a lot of changes to keep up with the times, from inc …   read more