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The Writing Mountain: Personal Trials

What's the hardest part of being a writer? What personal obstacles have these writers overcome?

Charlie Jane Anders

Charlie Jane Anders' next novel is "The City in the Middle of the Night," February 2019. She's the author of "All the Birds in the Sky," which won the Nebula, Crawford and Locus awards and "Choir Boy," which won a Lambda Literary Award....

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Jacqueline Carey

New York Times best-seller Jacqueline Carey is the author of the critically acclaimed Kushiel’s Legacy series of historical fantasy novels, The Sundering epic fantasy duology, postmodern fables Santa Olivia and Saints Astray, and the Agent of Hel contemporary fantasy series....

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Mary Robinette Kowal

Hugo-award winning author, Mary Robinette Kowal is a novelist and professional puppeteer. Her debut novel “Shades of Milk and Honey” was nominated for the 2010 Nebula Award for Best Novel. In 2008 she won the Campbell Award for Best New Writer, while two of her short fiction works have been nominated for the Hugo Award for Best Short Story: “Evil Robot Monkey” in 2009 and “For Want of a Nail” in 2011, which won the Hugo that year....

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Brian McClellan

Brian McClellan is an American epic fantasy author from Cleveland, Ohio. He is known for his acclaimed Powder Mage Universe and essays on the life and business of being a writer. McClellan's the Powder Mage Trilogy includes: "Promise of Blood," "The Crimson Campaign" and "The Autumn Republic" and the Gods of Blood and Powder series: "Sins of Empire," "Wrath of Empire" and "Blood of Empire....

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