L.A. Kennedy

Beyond the story

The rumors of the prologue’s death have been greatly exaggerated. Here’s a guide to when a prologue may help—or hinder—your book, from Ryan Van Cleave’s March 2020 WD article. Ryan Van Cleave As a writing coach and college professor, I keep current on what agents and editors want because outside of basic craft instruction, those …

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The only way to save journalism is to make readers direct participants in making, and paying for, the media. Foreign Policy Jimmy Wales and Orit Kopel Photo by Uli Schmidt / Getty Images. When pollsters ask Americans whether they trust the news they read, listen to, and watch, the answer is increasingly negative. This sentiment …

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