Kelly Oliphant

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The 100 best novels: No 89 – Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison (1977)

I first read Toni Morrison in 1977 when a proof copy of her novel, <i>Song of Solomon</i>, was on offer to the then-independent publisher, Chatto & Windus, for whom I was working as a young editor. Part of my background reading for this, her third book, involved discovering, and falling in love with, her …

Literature

Coming Out to the Classroom, A Teacher's Story

Teachers never forget their first class of students. They hold an irreplaceable spot in our hearts, perhaps more than any other. My first group was no different, and when they left, I felt an immense loneliness reentering my classroom without them -- not only because they were gone, but because I …

Teaching

How to Write a Bestseller (Finally, the Truth of It!)

Over the last few years a lot of people have written me “Thank You” emails for an eBook I wrote titled, <i>Good Enough –Stop Seeking Perfection and</i> …

How to Start a Blog and Start Earning Online [Complete Guide for 2017]

Do you want to learn <b>how to start a blog</b>? Then you have come to the correct place, and I am glad to have you on my blog. In this article, I will …

Book Manifesto: How To Zero In on The Book You Are Destined To Write

Do you know the hardest question for an author to answer?<b>“What is special and unique about my book?”</b>It’s not because you don’t know.It’s because you …

Writing