Post Profile

Why I Am Writing Under a New Name

John Mantooth's first book tanked. This is how he got back in the game. Column by John Mantooth This article originally appeared on the Hank Early website. So, one of the questions I've been getting is why write these next two books under a new name. What was wrong with John Mantooth? Some folks have rightly pointed out that you can't really hope to find a better name than Mantooth, and I would tend to agree with them.
read more


Related Posts

RD Update: Jessica Valenti Is Writing a Column for; Erin Delmore Joins Bustle

Media / Media Industry News : Adweek

Jessica Valenti has been named contributing editor at, where she will write a weekly column for the site. Valenti is the co-founder of the website Feministing, the author of a number of books on politics and feminism...

John Williams To Write ‘Open Book’ Column for NYT Book Review

Media / Publishing : GalleyCat

New York Times senior staff editor John Williams will write a new NY Times Book Review column called “Open Book,” providing “a window onto the literary landscape.” You can also follow Williams on Twitter. This column will replace th...

5 Key Questions Writers Should Ask When Revising Writing

Arts / Writing :

As a longtime nonfiction book and magazine editor, I’ve given notes on revising numerous manuscripts and articles. Here's what all writers should know. The post 5 Key Questions Writers Should Ask When Revising Writing appeared first...

Storyville: How to Write a Book Review

Arts / Writing : LitReactor

Some tips on how to write a compelling book review. Column by Richard Thomas In today’s column, I will talk about how to write a book review. I know that many of you are avid readers, and whether you simply want to put something up ...

Michael Robbins Reviews John Ashbery’s New Book, Quick Question

Writing / Poetry : Harriet: The Blog

Michael Robbins has reviewed John Ashbery’s new book, Quick Question, for the Chicago Tribune. It’s “a lot like the last new book,” Robbins writes. Well: Lots of poets write the same book over and over, of course, especially as they...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC