CutBank is now taking submissions for the Montana Prize in Fiction, Montana Prize in Creative Nonfiction, and the Patricia Goedicke Prize in Poetry. Take a look at our contest submission guidelines and send us your best work! In the meantime, check out this list of articles about the lives of the literati, culled from the New Yorker archives.
Or this blog post about the relationship between reality and fiction, from the New York Review of Books.
Finish up with this humorous take on how to write a sentence from the New Yorker.