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"My Decade in Google Searches"

January 02, 2020

Listen to new Book Project Mentor Vauhini Vara read from her recent New York Times piece, "My Decade In Google Searches...
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Kudos, Q3 2019: News and Accolades from the Lighthouse Community

December 20, 2019

It's kudos time! This is our quarterly opportunity to celebrate the latest publication and award news from our members...
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Q&A With New Book Project Mentor Vauhini Vara

December 19, 2019

First, we’re saddened to share that the lovely and talented Eleanor Brown will be stepping away from her Book Project...

AWP Dispatch: Telling Other People's Stories

April 12, 2010

Another good recap from Lighthouser (and Cheap Like Me founder)

AWP Dispatch: Sick Humor

April 12, 2010

Fiction writer Laurie Sleeper, Lighthouse workshopper, retreater, and indispensable event attendee,

AWP Dispatch: What We Hate--Editorial Dos and Don'ts

April 12, 2010

This one comes from our very own Tiffany Q.

AWP Dispatch: Etgar Keret & George Saunders

April 11, 2010

The rollicking Lighthouse party at the Jet Hotel on Friday had only one downside: a lot of us missed the Keret/Saunde

AWP Dispatch: Writing Biographies

April 10, 2010

Another posting from a Lighthouser on the scene at the AWP Conference.

To Be or to Have Genius

March 25, 2010

Perhaps because she wrote a bestselling travel memoir about eating pizza, doing yoga, and falling in love (Eat, P

Story of a Book 2.0 Q&A

March 16, 2010

Here's the Q & A portion of The Story of a Book, with Eleanor Brown, Harrison Fletcher, Jackie St.

Writer's Buzz: Story of a Book 2.0

March 16, 2010

Join with us for a second annual celebration of Lighthousers who have experienced recent breakthroughs in publishing.

Immerse (yourself in) this!

March 11, 2010

Note: This is a guest blog from far-flung Lighthouse instructor Jeremy Miller, who we're secretly hoping will mov

Boy did we buzz!

March 01, 2010

The Ten-Rule Hustle

February 24, 2010

Though I'm not sure what spawned its resurgence, we're going through a new wave of 

Ginormous Thought of the Day

February 17, 2010

In my poetry workshop this week, we've been reading work by

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Tony Hoagland's New Book

February 08, 2010

As a devotee of Tony Hoagland, I am very happy that he has a new book out, (Tattered Cover better have it in stock, o

I had a nightmare, and then it showed up in print

January 29, 2010

File the following under: Terrifying in its filaments of truth.  An article in the current Mother Jones, "

Memoir vs. fiction: an article apart?

January 28, 2010

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Department of consolations

January 23, 2010

Lists, Schmists

December 30, 2009

Thanks, Secret Santa!

December 18, 2009