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Best of the Web 9/12/16

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Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

It's finally happened, folks. Fall is upon us. Now that your swimming pool is closed up, dive into these bookseller-approved new reads, via Literary Hub.

"The Great Bookseller's Fall 2016 Preview"

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Best of the Web 8/22/16

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Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

 

Getting persistent wrist cramps from scribbling and then tossing your words into your garbage can? Get some advice from a contemporary great, courtesy of Bustle.

"Writing Advice from Roxane Gay for Writers in Search of Inspiration"

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Best of the Web 8/15/16

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Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

 

Tempted to retell Peter Pan from the perspective of Captain Hook, or make your own Suicide Squad? Literary Hub examines the benefits and potential pitfalls of telling stories from the perspective of the villain.

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Best of the Web: 8/8/16

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Twice a month, we feature our favorite literary links. As ever, we promise: You’ll laugh. You'll ponder. You won’t get any writing done.

 

Would you compare writing to fencing, diving, or the marathon? Twenty writers from around the world share their sports-to-writing metaphors, home countries' athletic heroes, and literary legacies. 

"20 Writers From Around the World on The Olympics"

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The Best of Beaks & Geeks Part 2: Advice From Authors

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Penguin Random House's Beaks & Geeks, a weekly podcast of candid conversations with authors, have shared some nuggets of wisdom from their 94th episode with us here at GrubWrites! In this installment, hosts Amy Brinker and Lindsay Jacobsen recap the most memorable writing advice they've received from authors on the show. Check out these highlights for your daily dose of literary inspiration. 

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