Writing with Kids

Many women worry that having young children will hinder their chances of making it as a professional writer. Afterall, how can you concentrate on a manuscript when you have the demands of a baby or toddler to contend with? Here, the novelist and journalist Susie Steiner explains how she managed to harness the precious free…

Courting Controversy

How do you write about controversial or sensitive subjects without upsetting people whose lives have been touched by similar tragedies? Helen FitzGerald is one novelist who doesn’t shy away from telling difficult stories. Here she tells us how she goes about it. Helen FitzGerald writes … In all three of my jobs – mother, social…