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Write Now with Sarah Knight

Write Now with Sarah Knight

Who are you? I’m Sarah Knight, author of the No Fucks Given Guides. I left Brooklyn in 2016 and now live in the Dominican Republic with my husband and two feral garden cats named Gladys and Mister Stussy. What do you write? I describe my books as “advice for people who hate being told what to do.”…

Write Now with Nicci Schmidt

Write Now with Nicci Schmidt

Who are you? I’m Nicci Schmidt, an editor based in Cape Town. I’ve worked as a freelance editor alongside my day job for about a decade, but have been freelancing full time for the past three years. I now work as Editing Team Manager for Cambridge Proofreading & Editing, an Anglo-American editing service that matches writers…

Write Now with Karen M. McManus

Write Now with Karen M. McManus

Who are you? My name is Karen M. McManus, and I’m a novelist based in Cambridge, Massachusetts. What do you write? My books are character-driven young adult mystery thrillers. I’ve always loved to write, but never seriously thought I could be a novelist so pursued a career in marketing instead. Then in 2014, I was on a…

Write Now with Dr. James S. Gordon

Write Now with Dr. James S. Gordon

Who are you? James S. Gordon, M.D. — Jim Gordon. I’m a psychiatrist by training and the Founder and Executive Director of The Center for Mind-Body Medicine, a non-profit in Washington, DC. I’m a clinical professor at Georgetown Medical School, and an activist who has, over the years, spent time in the streets and held public positions, including…

How To Prepare For A Hurricane

How To Prepare For A Hurricane

Florida is in Hurricane Dorian’s cone of uncertainty. We’re expecting anything from tropical storm conditions to the end of the world. According to the news, I’m leaning toward end of the world. To prepare for the storm, everyone turns into a Doomsday Prepper. I need to prepare! Why don’t I have a generator? I need…

Write Now with Richard Kirshenbaum

Write Now with Richard Kirshenbaum

Who are you? Richard Kirshenbaum — Adman and Novelist. I live in NYC. What do you write? They say write what you know — and owning an Ad Agency and having run many cosmetics accounts from Avon to Revlon I had a unique birds eye view of the cosmetics industry. My debut novel Rouge (St. Martin’s Press) is a fictional account…

Write Now with Palle Schmidt

Write Now with Palle Schmidt

Who are you? I’m Palle Schmidt, a Copenhagen-based writer and artist, published in Denmark and in the US (graphic novels The Devil’s Concubine and STILETTO, and Thomas Alsop from BOOM! Studios, dubbed “best mini-series of 2014” by USA Today). My latest project is a non-fiction book called SOLO — Survival Guide for Creative Freelancers. My attempt to pass…

Write Now with Jenny Lawson

Write Now with Jenny Lawson

Who are you? The Bloggess, Jenny Lawson, author/blogger/weirdo, San Antonio TX. What do you write? Irreverent humor for intellectual misfits. I usually ask people if they’ve ever wondered why Jesus wasn’t classified as a zombie since technically he came back from the dead and if they aren’t offended that’s usually my test to see if they’d like…

Write Now with Paco Chierici

Write Now with Paco Chierici

Who are you? My name is Paco Chierici. I have been writing all my life, but I was also a fighter pilot in the US Navy for twenty years. I live in the San Francisco Bay Area and feed my family as a commercial pilot. What do you write? I write fiction and non-fiction, however thrillers are…