The People Behind TW

Talking Writing is a nonprofit magazine that supports writers and literature online by encouraging discussion of the writing process.


TW Editors

Editor in Chief: Martha Nichols

Poetry Editor: Carol Dorf

Fiction Editor: David Cameron

Senior Editors: Lorraine Berry, Karen Ohlson

Associate Editor: Paula L. Silici 

Production Editor: Hadley Langosy

Assistant Editor: William Gray

Administrative Editor: Melissa Silvia

Social Media Assistants: John Michael Bell, Fran Cronin

Editor at Large: Elizabeth Langosy

TW Staff Writers and Columnists

John Michael Bell, David Biddle, Fran Cronin, Wendy Glaas, Jeremiah Horrigan, J.p. Lawrence, Steven Lewis, Judith A. Ross, Emily Toth, Laurie Weisz, Theresa Williams

TW Advisory Board

Mark Allen (president), Martha Nichols (interim treasurer), Bianca Garcia (clerk), Lynya Floyd, Wendy Glaas, Cynthia Staples, Michael Steinberg


The pages are still blank, but there is a miraculous feeling of the words being there, written in invisible ink and clamoring to become visible.

—Vladimir Nabokov, Lectures on Literature

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