The Secret to Her Artistry Novelist Ann Garvin, author of "The Dog Year," was well along in a very different career. Then she discovered the narrative power of empathy. MANCHESTER, N.H., June 12, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --...
Top Ten Honors for YA Authors Jo Knowles & Robin Wasserman MANCHESTER, N.H., May 28, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- One of the measures of the growing artistic stature of Young Adult books has been the willingness of literary-minded MFA writing programs to include...
The Tragic Generation Versus the Boomers MANCHESTER, N.H., May 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- One of the primary sources for the new memoir by Robert J. Begiebing—"A Berkshire Boyhood: Confessions and Reflections of a Baby Boomer"...
The Empathy Results MANCHESTER, N.H., April 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Leslie Jamison began by describing pain that didn't exist, that was scripted for her in her role as a medical actor in role-playing sessions that...
God Is In the (Frat) House MANCHESTER, N.H., April 11, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mark Twain's oft-repeated advice for writers—"Write what you know"—is a passkey for some, and an obstacle for others. For novelist and...
It Needed To Be Told: Forthcoming Merle Drown novel recalls the school tragedy that preceded the Challenger disaster MANCHESTER, N.H., March 27, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A forthcoming novel from Merle Drown recalls a tragedy that occurred at Christa McAuliffe's high school the month before the Challenger...
The Birth of Eco-Noir Stark House to Publish Darren R. Leo Novel Stark House Press is known for its hard-boiled crime fiction, but a gripping manuscript by Darren R. Leo will add a new and literary side to its...
Next Stop, Enchantment MANCHESTER, N.H., Feb. 25, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The newest member of the advisory board to Southern New Hampshire University's low-residency MFA in Fiction and Nonfiction program can't afford to...
Inside These Impossible Mountains, Alone in a Sub-Zero Desert MANCHESTER, N.H., Feb. 14, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As a child, the only two-time winner of the Sigurd F. Olson Nature Writing Award used to pretend that he was even more singular than that—the...
The Heart's Own Field MANCHESTER, N.H., Jan. 29, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Heart’s Own FieldEnvironmental writer Trey Wren has found in a stretch of South Dakota grassland relinquished by Benedictine monks a new...