The art (and business) of being a creative writer on Substack—plus workshops on how to produce your best work and get paid (very) well to do it from an author at HarperCollins, creative writing professor at Northwestern, and lover of all things Substack.
I first met Sam when she was working in a veterinary clinic in our hometown of Evanston, IL. She'd just released her first book of essays, MEATY, and it made me laugh so hard that I couldn't breathe. I've been a fan ever since.
For the next 5 years I will be writing one movie review and one song review a week. I have a list of 260 favorite songs and 260 favorite films. I will use a random number generator every Sunday to decide which film to view and which song to listen to.