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Book Contracts: Let’s Talk Money

As part of our Money Week series, literary agent Kate McKean shares the first installment of her column on book contracts, this one addressing advances, payouts, and royalties.

Sep 16, 2021
Cover Photo: An illustration of a woman in space walking towards the moon on a staircase consisting of cheerful and supportive emojis: heart, crown, diamond, fist, star
My Radical Instagram Sangha: A Love Letter

A space has been created by this unflinching journalism, this unabashed Instagram memoir.

Sep 15, 2021
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Finding Solace and Sardines at The 99 Cents Only Store

There was always a feeling of limitless potential at the 99 Cents Store.

Sep 15, 2021
Cover Photo: A screencap from the 1989 film 'Say Anything,' in which the actor John Cusack, wearing a trench coat, lifts a boom box over his head.
“It’s downright wild out there”: A Q&A on Book Sales with Alyson Forbes
As part of our Money Week series, Alyson Forbes shares the ins and outs of book sales and explains how indie presses “care about your book the way John Cusack cares about Ione Skye in ‘Say Anything’.”
Sep 14, 2021
Cover Photo: This photograph shows a person with silver nail polish looking a tax documents spread out on white floorboards.
Financial Advice for the Freelancer
For our Money Week series, Nicole Dieker answers commonly-asked questions from freelance writers
Sep 15, 2021
Cover Photo: This image shows a tiny figurine of a person sitting on top of a pile of gold coins. They are reading a book with their legs crossed.
Book Contracts: Let’s Talk Money
As part of our Money Week series, literary agent Kate McKean shares the first installment of her column on book contracts, this one addressing advances, payouts, and royalties.
Sep 16, 2021
Cover Photo: A photograph of an audience listening as if to a speaker. The faces of the audience members are mostly cropped out of frame; the photo focuses on the notebooks in their laps.
Not Kinky
The audience Q and A begins, and someone asks about the relationship between kink and queerness.
Sep 10, 2021
Cover Photo: An illustration of two hands, made of metal reaching for one another
Become of Me
Do not fear your moments of sorrow, your deep frustration, the force of your being. I have made you strong enough to want and not receive.
Sep 03, 2021
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The Summer of BSSZ
I’d tilt myself and roll to each side on the dirt, offering the bees new areas of my body.
Aug 27, 2021