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Forget an MFA: the New (old) Path to Becoming a Writer — Read, Write, Pay Attention, and Dig In for Joy

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The Unschool for Writers is my rather eclectic newsletter on Substack. Since 1996, I have published in multiple forms, from picturebooks to YA novels, from fiction to memoir for adults, and I’ve taught not…

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Alison Acheson

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My latest book is a memoir, Dance Me to the End: Ten Months and Ten Days With ALS. My newsletter is on Substack: THE UNSCHOOL FOR WRITERS.

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