Jason Hahn

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The Fine Art of Ambiguous Writing

The author Reif Larsen says Joseph Conrad and Anselm Kiefer taught him how to practice omission without infuriating his readers.<p><b>By Heart is a series in which authors share and discuss their all-time favorite passages in literature.</b> <b>See entries from Jonathan Franzen, Amy Tan, Khaled Hosseini, and</b> …

Literary Magazines and Contests with Deadlines in February

<i>Hard to believe we’re already one month into 2015. The endless stream of American holiday obligations continues with Valentine’s Day: treat your</i> …

44 Productivity Hacks to Turn Procrastination Into Action

If your to-do list is like mine — longer than the Great Wall of China — you’re probably desperate for productivity tips and shortcuts to help you …

Productivity

Why Characters Should Be at the Heart of Your Story

The following is an excerpt from WD Books’ <i>Creating Characters: The Complete Guide to Populating Your Fiction</i>, a comprehensive reference to every …

Let’s abolish West Point: Military academies serve no one, squander millions of tax dollars

Our military academies aren’t filled with best and brightest. They are a boondoggle, on your dime, and serve no one<p>Many pundits have suggested that the Republicans' midterm gains were fueled by discontent not merely with the president or with the (improving) state of the economy, but with …

The Search Engine for Writers

Writing fiction: What skills make a writer's work better?

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora, the best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access</i> …

Flash Fiction Writing Exercises

Posted by Melissa Donovan on December 9, 2014 ·<p>Try these flash fiction writing exercises.<p>These <b>fiction writing exercises</b> are designed to help fiction …

Writing Winning Short Stories by Vanessa Fox O’Loughlin

Resources for Writers<p>Writing Winning Short Stories by Vanessa Fox O’Loughlin<p>Article by Vanessa Fox O'Loughlin ©.<br>Posted in Resources (Better Fiction …

Science Fiction & Fantasy

China has a vibrant science fiction culture whose sheer size can sometimes surprise Western readers unfamiliar with it. For example, China’s largest …