Category: Interviews with Writers

SR 72 Contributor Interviews: Carrie Kosicki

What is it about the genre or cross-genre you write in that interests you/draws you in? I read more fiction than nonfiction. Having said that, I think people, all of us, are odd and intriguing, and in my everyday life, I can’t help but try to coax stories out of the people I talk to.

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SR72 Contributor Interviews: Sam Brighton

What is it about the genre or cross-genre you write in that interests you/draws you in? As a writer, I prefer creative nonfiction because I simply lack the creativity to make up a good readable story. All of my attempts at fiction have been thinly-veiled nonfiction with a few changes, and it was exciting to

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SR72 Contributor Interviews: Marsha Truman Cooper

What is it about the genre or cross-genre you write that interests you/draws you in?   When I was in the third grade, I wrote a poem for Danny, the shiest human being I have ever met.  Our desks were enclosed boxy things on legs, dark inside, smelly if we made the mistake of putting

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SR 72 Contributor Interviews: Elizabeth O’Brien

What is it about the genre or cross-genre you write in that interests you/draws you in? I write in all genres, and I’m often most interested in the similarities and differences between one genre and another—how a piece that isn’t working as a poem suddenly feels right when it’s taken into prose. How does this

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