The Poets & Writers Complete Guide to Being a Writer is fifty years’ worth of knowledge. Written by P&W editors Kevin Larimer and Mary Gannon, the authoritative guide answers every imaginable question about craft and career. It also highlights the significance of writing today, and the power of words to change policies, opinions, and lives. To celebrate the Complete Guide’s release, Larimer and Gannon led a discussion on writing as an act of generative good. Novelist Nicole Dennis-Benn, publisher and editor Jamia Wilson, literary agent Annie Hwang, and indie publicist Michael Taeckens joined as panelists.
The Poets & Writers Complete Guide to Being a Writer
By Kevin Larimer & Mary Gannon
The Poets & Writers Complete Guide to Being a Writer is the ultimate comprehensive resource that belongs on every writing desk, bedside table, classroom syllabi, and library carrel in the country.
Written by Kevin Larimer and Mary Gannon, the two most recent editors of Poets & Writers magazine, this book brings an unrivaled understanding of the areas in which writers seek guidance and support. Sprinkled throughout the book to illustrate their insights are first-person essays from bestselling authors including George Saunders, Christina Baker Kline, and Tayari Jones.