Writing in the 21st century: 7 awesome apps authors need

Using apps and devices might seem counter-intuitive to the life of a busy author. Often slated as the ultimate distraction; with the right apps, your device could be the most indispensable tool in your arsenal. Here are some of our top picks to help you get over that writer’s block and onto the next Neustadt Prize.

Writing as a trade: life after journalism

 If you’re leaving the news game for good, copy writing is a great avenue for exercising the journo within, and putting established skills to new use. Here’s a brief primer on how to get started.

10 Books to Improve your Writing

Read wide and read often, but make sure you read these ten books.

“The Moving Finger writes; and, having writ,
Moves on: nor all thy Piety nor Wit
Shall lure it back to cancel half a Line,
Nor all thy Tears wash out a Word of it.”
-The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam