Seven Steps to the Perfect Story
From structure and plot to heroes and characters, your story must have everything in place if it’s to connect with the reader. Follow our guide to storytelling success.
Here’s the thing about rules: know them, use them….and then feel free to break them.
NSA Surveillance Drives U.S Writers to Self-Censor
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In October 2013, PEN partnered with independent researchers at the FDR Group to conduct a survey of over 520 American writers to better understand the specific ways in which awareness of far-reaching surveillance programs influences writers’ thinking, research, and writing. The results of this survey—the beginning of a broader investigation into the harms of surveillance—substantiate PEN’s concerns: writers are not only overwhelmingly worried about government surveillance, but are engaging in self-censorship as a result.
By request: this is how much I love you guys. This could be considered the blooper reel of our wedding.
Photography credit goes to the awesome Megan Clemence. Ch-ch-check her out!
OMG, The dress and the cake are awesome!!!!!!! congrats to the happy couple