• Read More

    Writing Just Enough Detail, But Not Too Much

    In the late 1990s, when I decided I wanted to be a writer, I took part in a few writing workshops, and one common thread...

    Become a Lit Hub Supporting Member: Because Books Matter

    For the past decade, Literary Hub has brought you the best of the book world for free—no paywall. But our future relies on you. In return for a donation, you’ll get an ad-free reading experience, exclusive editors’ picks, book giveaways, and our coveted Joan Didion Lit Hub tote bag. Most importantly, you’ll keep independent book coverage alive and thriving on the internet.