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Countdown to Muse 2015: Micro-Interview 13 (Josh Weil)

The Muse and the Marketplace kicks off TODAY at the Park Plaza Hotel in Boston. In anticipation of the conference, we collected micro-interviews written by authors, agents and editors who will be attending the event. This is the thirteenth in the series.


Micro-Interview with Josh Weil, Author of The Great Glass Sea

May 1, 2015 | Grub Daily

Countdown to Muse 2015: Micro-Interview 12 (Sara DiVello)

The Muse and the Marketplace kicks off on May 1st at the Park Plaza Hotel in Boston. In anticipation of the conference, we collected micro-interviews written by authors, agents and editors who will be attending the event. This is the twelfth in the series.


Micro-Interview with Sara DiVello, Author of Where in the OM Am I?


1. Is writer’s block real?

Yes. But it’s not a pox that is randomly visited on writers. It’s a mental block—which is actually a good thing, because it means you have the power to overcome it. The act of writing ...

April 30, 2015 | Grub Daily

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Countdown to Muse 2015: Micro-Interview 11 (Kim Savage)

The Muse and the Marketplace kicks off on May 1st at the Park Plaza Hotel in Boston. In anticipation of the conference, we collected micro-interviews written by authors, agents and editors who will be attending the event. This is the eleventh in the series.


Micro-Interview with Kim Savage, Author of After the Woods

April 29, 2015 | Grub Daily

All The Muse That's Fit to Print micro-interview Muse Author News From the Muse

Countdown to Muse 2015: Micro-Interview 10 (James Gapinski)

The Muse and the Marketplace kicks off on May 1st at the Park Plaza Hotel in Boston. In anticipation of the conference, we collected micro-interviews written by authors, agents and editors who will be attending the event. This is the tenth in the series.


Micro-Interview with James Gapinski, Managing Editor of The Conium Review

April 28, 2015 | Sarah Colwill-Brown

All The Muse That's Fit to Print micro-interview Muse Author News From the Muse

This Blog Post Is a Pep Talk

By Ethan Gilsdorf

When I write for a public venue such as this, I'm often trying to pass along some writerly trick of the trade. My ideas or advice or tips are for your benefit. My audience is you. Whoever you are.

Not this time.

This time, I'm writing as much for my benefit as yours.

See, I've just come from another harrowing session with my therapist. (Not kidding about the therapist. Every self-respecting writer should have one.)

April 27, 2015 | Ethan Gilsdorf

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