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The Driver's Seat: Writing Inspiration for Dec 30, 2015

Get behind the wheel with this week's writing inspiration!


first lines

"Dear Future Me: I hope you..."

They got there early, and they got really good seats.


points of view

a returned gift

that tall person in front of you/short person behind you at the concert


true story

"It all began outside of Value Village in Fairbanks, Alaska. Somehow, a strange-looking eel-like fish -- equipped with teeth perfect for latching onto another animal and sucking its blood -- ended up in the thrift store's parking lot last week.

Oh, and the fish was alive."

Why these mysterious, blood-sucking fish fell from the Alaskan sky


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photo credits: Rodion Kutsaev, Luis Llerena, Andrea Boldizsar, GuillaumeKate Hart, and Sarah Enni

Kate Hart

Kate is the author of After the Fall, coming January 24, 2017 from Farrar, Straus and Giroux. A former teacher and grant writer, she now owns a treehouse-building business in the Ozarks and hosts the Badass Ladies You Should Know interview series.

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