Diverse Book of the Month: Difficult Women by Roxane Gay

Difficult Women is a collection of short stories that revolve around, well… “difficult” women. Or at least, women that society might deem “difficult.”

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What Writing Poems and Short Stories Taught Me About Novels

In undergrad, my professors only let us write short stories and/or poetry. Novels were off-limits, mostly because it’s hard for everyone in class to write a whole book and then make time for the other students in class to read and critique everyone else’s work┬áin just fifteen weeks. At first this┬áirritated me, especially since we… Continue reading What Writing Poems and Short Stories Taught Me About Novels