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As I write this the wind is howling and the snow is falling, which would make it the perfect writing afternoon. But instead I'm doing homework for my copyediting class. Which is at least related to writing...

Today is the last day of my time as WIR for Open Book: Toronto! It has flown by. I've really enjoyed getting the chance to write about writing and reading.

I thought I'd finish with some recent links on writing and publishing.

Here's an excerpt from the new book Why We Write and an interview with Jodi Picoult, one of my favourite authors:

An interesting piece on whether it's okay to find humour in The Bell Jar:

A National Post article written by Edward Keenan, reflecting on a passage from his new book:

Ever wondered how much genre novelists make? This article suggests some figures:

Thank you for reading!

The views expressed in the Writer-in-Residence blogs are those held by the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Open Book: Toronto.

Aya Tsintziras

Aya Tsintziras is the author of the YA novel Pretty Bones, which was selected for the Canadian Book Centre's Best Books for Kids and Teens in Spring 2012. She has a BA in Political Science from the University of Toronto and is currently pursuing a Masters of Journalism at Ryerson University.

Go to Aya Tsintziras’s Author Page